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Stramullion – Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £22,064.04
  • Edinburgh (On site)
  • Closing 24th April 2024

  • Advertised from 3rd April 2024
  • 35 hours per week.
  • 28 days annual leave plus 4 public holidays and contributory pension scheme.


Are you passionate about supporting homeless women in their journey towards stability and independence? If so, we would be delighted to hear more about you!

At Rowan Alba we specialise in supporting people who have lived on the streets, sometimes for many years. At our Stramullion development we create a supportive community where each client is able to live with dignity.

We believe in empowering our clients to make their own choices and encourage them to live as independently as they can. If you share our values and want to make a positive impact, then we warmly invite you to apply for the position of Support Worker at Stramullion in Edinburgh.

We are now actively searching for a Support Worker to join our team at Stramullion in Edinburgh. We have a full-time, permanent position available at a charitable organisation that is committed to helping those in Scotland experiencing, or at risk of homelessness.

As a Support Worker, you will be working with women who may have complex health needs, including those related to homelessness, as well as individuals struggling with addiction and challenging behaviours.

Please download the Job Description and Person Specification below to learn more about the role.

Application notes

The application deadline for this role is 24th April 2024. We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the post. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.

You must possess or be willing to work towards a suitable qualification in line with the Scottish Social Services Council Regulatory Requirements. Successful candidate will be subject to a PVG and reference check.

If you are interested in the post, please download the application form below and return it to Jamie Beaton – or by post to 1 Lochrin Square, 92-98 Fountainbridge, Edinburgh, EH3 9QA, FAO Jamie Beaton at Rowan Alba.

Please note: CVs will be accepted.

For an informal discussion about the post, you can contact Lisa Hutchison on 0131 552 9607 or email

Please note: Only female candidates are eligible to apply for this post due to Genuine Occupational Requirement (Schedule 9; Equality Act 2010)

Please note: We are unable to provide VISA sponsorship