Day Service Co-Worker (Support Worker)

  • Part time
  • £18,076 – £19,656 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 21st October 2019

  • Advertised from 4th October 2019
  • 3 days Monday, Tuesday, Friday. Temporary for 6 months initially.


Tiphereth is a Camphill community in Edinburgh which provides supported accommodation, social enterprises and day services for adults with learning disabilities and other support needs. Our approach recognises the uniqueness and gifts of each individual, and the importance of creating safe and therapeutic environments within which people can feel valued, develop skills, do meaningful work and make friends.

We have a vacancy in our arts and crafts group, The May, you would be working as part of a team supporting adults with learning disabilities and autism to participate in craft activities including weaving, felting, papercrafts. Experience of supporting people is required and an understanding of the needs of people with a learning disability and autism is essential.

We offer:

  • Competetive terms and conditions including 36 days holiday (pro-rata for part-time)
  • Excellent continuous professional development opportunities
  • Opportunity to contribute to a growing service
  • Beautiful work setting on the edge of the Pentland Hills
  • Opportunity to belong to a Camphill community which has residential houses, supported
  • living, and social enterprises alongside a growing day service.

Application notes

Full details are available at or by e-mailing

Closing date: 9am Monday 21st October

Interviews week beginning 28th October