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Peer Support workers

  • Full time or Part time
  • £22,256
  • Midlothian
  • Closing 22nd July 2021

  • Advertised from 5th July 2021
  • 1 x 36.25 hours per week and 1 x 29 hours per week, variable hours over 12 hours considered. Permanent – Funding secure until March 2025


We have exciting opportunities for people to join our Midlothian Community Mental Health and Wellbeing Team. These posts are funded by Midlothian Health and Social Care Partnership.

Successful applicants will facilitate and co-facilitate recovery-focused, and trauma informed groups as well as deliver time-managed, outcome focused one to one support. You will work in a person centered and strength-based way. One to one support and groups will be delivered in various community venues across Midlothian or on video platforms such as Zoom. Successful applicants may appropriately use lived experience to support others.

All staff are currently working in a blended way with access to an office base for essential work, risk assessed community work, and homeworking. Travel is required across Midlothian. Flexibility in working hours will also be expected to meet the needs of people we support.

Application notes

An application pack is available on our website: :

If you have difficulties accessing the pack please contact Annmarie Mitchell, HR Administrator on 0131 225 8508 or email

For further information please contact Kevin Kent, Service Manager on 07484852661 or email

Closing date: 22 July 2021 (12 noon)

Interview date: w/b 9 August 2021