This vacancy has now closed

Nightshift Support Assistant

  • Full time
  • £22,081
  • 4 Parliament Street, Edinburgh
  • Closing 24th May 2020

  • Advertised from 7th May 2020
  • Permanent
  • 05/DCL132/20


Dunedin Canmore, part of Wheatley Group, provides affordable housing and outstanding services for people in its communities across Edinburgh, the Lothians and Fife.

Our Dunedin Harbour hostel in Edinburgh offers accommodation and support to people who find themselves homeless. Our dedicated staff help residents tackle the issues they face, including addictions and mental health, and provide them with support to address any issues and a pathway back into a permanent home.

We now have a great opportunity for a Nightshift Support Assistant to join our team at Dunedin Harbour.

As night shift support assistant you will provide basic advice, assistance and support to service users during the night to ensure the provision of a 24-hour service, ensuring there is a supportive and safe living environment for all service users.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills, customer service skills, IT literacy and ability to manage a night shift pattern are essential to this post. A professional qualification in housing / care support or allied discipline is desirable, experience of paid or voluntary work at a similar level is essential.

The position is subject to a PVG check.

Application notes

For an informal discussion in relation to this position, please contact Kevin Brodie on 0131 624 5805.

For an application pack and detailed job profile, visit or email or call 0141 274 6555.

Wheatley Group is committed to equality and diversity and is an equal opportunity employer.

Closing Date: Sunday 24th May 2020