Streetwork Team Leader

  • Part time
  • £22,459 – £23,260 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 25th June 2021

  • Advertised from 10th June 2021
  • 17 hours per week. Funding for 2 year contract, which may be extended.


EXPERIENCE /QUALIFICATIONS: prospective candidates should be educated to a minimum PDA Youthwork or towards HNC level in Working With Communities or related faculty or have a minimum of three years’ experience of youth work at a supervisory level.

Granton Youth is looking for a youth worker with a high level of experience of delivering detached youth work. This post will involve managing a small team to deliver 3-4 sessions of detached youth work weekly in North Edinburgh. Engagements focus on harm reduction around alcohol, substance use and risk-taking behaviour.

You will be responsible for line-managing a small team and project monitoring and evaluation.

14/17 hours per week (3 or 4 streetwork sessions @ 3hrs per session plus development time) Experience of working in marginalised communities will be an advantage.


A full Job Description is available for download below.

Application notes

All applications must be supported by a covering letter and a full CV to be sent to

Any requests for further information can be also be made via this email

This post is supported by Robertson Trust,

Closing date for applications 25th June 2021