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Two Group work sessional workers

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 9th June 2023

  • Advertised from 26th May 2023
  • Approx. 2-3 hrs per week £10.90 per hour. Up until March 31st 2024 subject to further funding.
  • Ref: YAWSSW


Glasgow Association for Mental Health is one of the principal providers of community mental health services in Greater Glasgow. GAMH is committed to the principles of recovery and raising awareness and understanding of mental health issues.

TheYoung Adult Wellbeing Service (YAWS) is funded by the National Lottery Community Fund. The service supports the mental wellbeing of young people aged 16-25 experiencing mild to moderate mental health difficulties. YAWS will support the delivery of mental health and wellbeing group sessions (digital and face to face) to enable young people to be connected and socially active in the community.

You will demonstrate a genuine commitment to working with young people from diverse groups and a commitment to equalities.

Applicants should read the attached Job Description and Person Specification carefully as only suitably experienced and qualified applicants will be shortlisted for interview.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate the values and attitude required to work with people who are living with mental health problems and who may have complex needs.

Applicants must be able to work flexibly, evenings and weekends.

GAMH aims to promote equality of opportunity in service delivery as well as in employment practice. To achieve this, we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. Accordingly if you have any particular requirements regarding your application please contact Laura Middell, Central Resources Director, on 0141 552 5592.

These posts are regulated work with children and/or protected adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. All employees are required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check. Any offer of work will be subject to the outcome of this check being satisfactory.

Application notes

Appointment is subject to receipt of two satisfactory references. All staff will have Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme Membership/Enhanced Disclosure Scotland check completed before any client contact commences. If you think you could contribute to our organisation, application packs are available on our website at

Click on “Our Work” tab to view current vacancies

Alternatively, you can request an application pack from: GAMH,

St Andrews by the Green, 33 Turnbull Street, Glasgow G1 5PR – Tel: 0141 552 5592.

Closing date Friday 9th June 2023