This vacancy has now closed

2 x Complementary Therapist – Female Only*

  • Part time
  • £24,867 – £27,526 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 6th February 2020

  • Advertised from 15th January 2020
  • 7.5 hours per week. Fixed Term Contract to 31 March 2025 (possibility of extension subject to funding).
  • Sacro Group Personal Pension Scheme. 31 days annual leave, plus 6 fixed public holidays, per annum, pro-rata.
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We are looking for qualified Complementary Therapists with 2 years’ post-qualifying experience, who have delivered complementary therapies to individuals affected by domestic abuse. You must have experience of working cross-culturally, and a gendered understanding of domestic abuse and Honour-Based Violence (HBV). You will need to be an effective communicator in English as well as in another language prevalent in Scotland’s Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities, highly organised and have effective casework management skills.

You will be responsible for delivering short-term complementary therapy interventions to BAME women affected by domestic abuse and HBV and for escalating any concerns around clients’ safety and well-being and child protection concerns, in accordance with Scottish legislation and relevant Sacro policies.

Membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) scheme is a requirement this post, as well as membership in a recognised regulatory body (FHT, CHNC etc.). You must also hold your own indemnity insurance.

We particularly welcome applicants from BAME communities for this post.

*For the purposes of the Equality Act 2010 it is an occupational requirement that this post is filled by a woman. Funded by the City of Edinburgh Council.

Application notes

If you would like an informal chat about the requirements of the post, please contact Angela Voulgari by email at or by telephone on 0131 624 7266.

For an Application Pack and to apply online please visit

Closing Date: 12pm, Thursday 06 February 2020

Interview Date: To Be Confirmed