This vacancy has now closed

‘Children’s Hearings Service’ - Children and Young People’s Advocacy Workers

  • Full time
  • £23,934
  • Dundee, South Lanarkshire and City of Edinburgh
  • Closing 27th May 2020

  • Advertised from 14th May 2020
  • 3 posts available, 35 hours per week until 31st March 2021 (backshift on a rota basis). Funded by Scottish Government until 31st March 2021.


POST A – Dundee x 1 post

POST B – South Lanarkshire x 1 post

POST C – City of Edinburgh x 1 post

Workers in the above areas to support children and young people going through the Children’s Hearings System.

Experience of providing independent advocacy and/or working with vulnerable children and young people is desirable along with a clean driving license and access to a roadworthy vehicle during working hours. PVG Scheme membership will be a requirement of the post.

Application notes

Full details of these posts and application packs can be downloaded from our website

Completed applications should be emailed to marked ‘Confidential Post A,B or C’ as appropriate.

Contact Pauline Cavanagh on 0141 847 0660 for an informal chat or email her at

Candidates selected for interview will be contacted shortly after the closing date. Closing date: Wednesday 27th May 2020.