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Support and Development Worker - re:discover Borders

  • Part time
  • £23,819 – £26,434 pro-rata
  • Galashiels and travel across Scottish Borders
  • Closing 9th December 2019

  • Advertised from 25th November 2019
  • Contract: Until 30 September 2021 with possible extension. 21.75 hours per week.


The Scottish Borders Community Mental Health and Wellbeing team is looking for an outstanding candidate to join us.

re:discover Borders is a recovery focussed service, helping people to take the first steps towards meeting new people, rediscovering old hobbies and developing new interests and connections.

The successful candidate will recruit, train and manage volunteers; support service users; and manage and support volunteer/ service user matches.

The successful candidate will have experience of recruiting and managing volunteers; recording, monitoring and evaluation of outcomes, an understanding of mental health provision in the Scottish Borders including voluntary and statutory services, alongside other essential experience, knowledge, skills and abilities.

Application notes

An application pack is available on our website

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

Enquiries further to reading the information pack to: Martin Oxley on 0131 225 8508 or

Closing Date: 9 December 2019 (9am)

Interview Date: To be arranged

This post is subject to membership of the PVG Scheme.

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