This vacancy has now closed

Support and Development Worker: West Lothian

  • Part time
  • £23,819 pro-rata
  • Bathgate and travel across West Lothian
  • Closing 10th December 2019

  • Advertised from 26th November 2019
  • (AP4 point 27, Health in Mind linked scale) 18 hours per week.


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

Our re:discover and peer support project is a recovery focussed service, both supporting self-management groups and 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 and peers; develop group work; support service users; and manage and support volunteer/ service user matches.

The successful candidate will have experience of recruiting and managing volunteers; peer support; group and one to one work; recording, monitoring and evaluation of outcomes, an understanding of mental health provision in 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: John Murphy on 01506 637 572 or

Closing Date: 10 December 2019 (12 noon)

Interview Date: To be arranged

This post is subject to membership of the PVG Scheme.

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