This vacancy has now closed

Development Worker (A Place to Live: Wayfinder Partnership)

  • Part time
  • £26,272 pro-rata
  • Based at Royal Edinburgh Hospital Volunteer Hub but working in different community settings
  • Closing 4th February 2020

  • Advertised from 8th January 2020
  • Starting salary SJC pt 27 £20,267 p.a. 27 hrs/wk, fixed term to 31 March 2021.


The Development Worker delivers our responsive and flexible volunteering service engaging people with complex mental health problems. The role contributes to individuals’ preparation for discharge, transition to supported accommodation and/or settlement in the community.

It focuses on:

  • Connecting service users with their community
  • Promoting and supporting individuals’ activities and interactions
  • Identifying and addressing areas for improvement in service users’ accommodation and making better use of space

You should be comfortable working independently and creatively, and with using your initiative.

Application notes

Closing date: 5pm on Tues 4th Feb.

Interviews on Wed 12th Feb.

To find out more and to apply, please download the Application Pack below or from,, 0131 225 0630