Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £21,751 – £23,883 pro-rata
  • Dumfries
  • Closing 25th January 2021

  • Advertised from 11th January 2021
  • 22.5 hours/week, £13,050.60. Permanent
  • Holiday entitlement: 135 hours per year


We are looking for a support worker to deliver Housing Support to individuals across Dumfries. You will have a proven record as a team player with excellent communication skills; you will have experience and knowledge of the service user group and their surrounding issues. Competence in the use of Microsoft office tools is essential. An SVQ 3 in Social Care, Promoting Independence or equivalent as listed by SSSC as appropriate for a ‘Housing Support Worker’ is desirable coupled with experience of working with vulnerable and homeless people.

Above all, you will be motivated by the work of Bethany Christian Trust and of being part of our on-going work to meet the needs of homeless and vulnerable people in our country.

As Bethany is a Christian organisation, this post carries an Occupational Requirement in line with Equality Act 2010. Please note that one reference must be from your church minister or leader to endorse your live and active Christian faith and commitment. Successful applicants for this post will require membership of the PVG scheme and registration with the SSSC.

Application notes

For an application pack please download from our website or contact HR on 0131 561 8964

Closing date: Monday, 25th January 2021 at 10 am

Interview dates: Tuesday, 2nd February 2021

(Due to the Covid 19 pandemic, interviews will likely be carried out using video conferencing)

To apply please complete an application form and send it to

CVs will not be accepted as a substitute for an application form.