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The Action Group, Norton Park Centre, 57 Albion Road, Edinburgh, EH7 5QY
£10.50 - £10.90 per hour pro rata
Contract Type:
Permanent & Temporary & Casual
Position Type:
Part Time
6 hours per week

This position has expired.

Our CAATS teams in Edinburgh is looking for enthusiastic individuals to provide support to children up to 16 years old. We are looking for support workers who share The Action Group’s values and who are great communicators. The ideal candidate would be patient and practical, and also have a sense of fun. You need to be energetic, creative and have great attention to detail.

*Part-time opportunities in Edinburgh area. 

*Shifts: 6 hours (every Sunday 10am – 4pm).

*£21,352 – £22,165 per annum, pro rata and based on 39-hour work week

*Casual hourly rate: £10.50 per hour

*This role does not include sleepovers.

We are looking for people to provide support to children on a regular basis providing support to them in their local community to take part in their local activities: swimming, going to the park, day trips, cinema and meeting up with other children. This support provides families much needed respite. We require individuals with the energy and drive required to support children with different needs.

No experience or formal qualifications are necessary as paid training is provided, but some experience of providing care or support would be an advantage.

Benefits include:


*24/7 employee assistance programme, with access to free legal advice and counselling

*Good annual leave entitlements

*Ongoing support, training and development opportunities

*TAG Rewards – our exclusive discounts and savings programme

*Travel time payable where applicable

*Mileage allowance where applicable

To apply, please read the job description and complete the application form.

You can also download the application form. Please send your completed application, self-declaration and equal opportunities form to If you prefer to complete a paper form, get in touch and we would be happy to send one to you in the post.

The application closing date for this position is Monday, 6 June 2022 at 09:00.

Do you have questions before applying? Call us on 0131 475 2342 or send an email to