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Support Worker

  • Full time or Part time
  • Sessional
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 24th November 2023

  • Advertised from 25th October 2023
  • £10.90 per hour + Company Benefits, Various hours, Permanent.
  • HH23/204


The Service

We have positions in 3 of our services in the city centre of Edinburgh - The Pleasance, Tollcross and Bruntsfield. We support individuals who are homeless and most likely have experienced some level of trauma, exclusion and stigma in their life.

We have various hours available in our services.

The Role

As a Support Worker you will:

  • As a service we provide emotional and practical support with a harm reduction ethos.
  • Offer support to individuals to develop and maintain independent living skills.

You Will

  • Be person-centred with a commitment to a trauma-informed approach.
  • Be skilled in building trusting relationships.
  • Have a non-judgemental approach.

About the Benefits

  • Pension Scheme
  • Flexible Working Patterns
  • Comprehensive Health and Well-being Package
  • Free access to on-line discounts for well-known retailers
  • Death in Service Benefit (up to three times your salary)
  • Cycle to Work Scheme (great savings from 25% - 39% on bikes and accessories)
  • Tech Scheme (great savings of up to 12% on computers or laptops)


Please note that Hillcrest Futures do not hold a licence to sponsor any visa applications at present.

All successful candidates will be required to obtain registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 6 months of taking up the post.

Please note we do not accept C.V’s or approaches from recruitment agencies.

Application notes