This vacancy has now closed

Family Support Coordinator

  • Full time or Part time
  • £26,168
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 27th March 2023

  • Advertised from 10th March 2023
  • Full time (35 hours per week). Job Share/Part time role considered.


Home-Start Edinburgh is a volunteer-led charity with over 35 years-experience working in local communities, supporting families with a child under 5 in the home. We are currently recruiting for the role of Family Support Co-ordinator. Whilst our Head Office is in Leith, the successful applicant will be required to support volunteers and families in one of Edinburgh’s four localities.

This role will be tasked will support families, predominantly through the network of volunteers they recruit, support and train. They will also be expected to contribute to the wider operation and further development of the scheme.

The post-holder will work with the other Family Support Co-ordinators, as well as other staff, to ensure families receive holistic, high quality support. They will contribute to the ongoing training and development of volunteers, including delivery of the Volunteer Prep course, as well as networking with other local organisations.

Application notes

Please complete the attached application form and separate Equalities Monitoring Form and return to or ‘Home-Start Edinburgh, Duncan Place Community Hub, 4 Duncan Place, Edinburgh, EH6 8HW’.

Closing date: Monday 27th March at 3pm.

For further information or an informal discussion, please email, or call 0131 553 7819.