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Family Opportunities Worker - Midlothian

25 hours

Salary Grade AP3- £14972

We are seeking a Family Opportunities Worker to join our award winning team, to provide early intervention practical support to families who are not managing their household affairs, resulting in challenges to wellbeing and parenting capacity. The focus of the support is to minimise the impact of poverty on children in their early years, by ensuring families have the knowledge of their entitlements and can effectively access what is on offer to improve outcomes for the whole family, especially the children.


Closing Date 1st April, 2019

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Chair/Board Member


Job Location: Edinburgh

Time Commitment: Up to 10 hours per month

Home Link Family Support is a small, dynamic organisation, with a positive reputation, established in 1986.  It is a charity and company limited by guarantee with a turnover in excess of £300,000.  The Board has responsibility for the operational and strategic management of the organisation, to ensure it meets its aims and objectives and complies with legislation. 

HLFS provides a range of support and early intervention services to families who live in Edinburgh and Midlothian.  In the main, families have at least one child under 5, but may also have older children.  The core service is home visiting support delivered by volunteers or paid staff members.  We screen, train and support approximately 75 volunteers who are matched with families to provide practical, emotional and family learning support.

Full role description can be downloaded from the grey box at the base of this page

How to apply: contact Paula Swanston or Michele Milligan for more information and a recruitment pack

0131 661 0890   /