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Passing the Baton Activities Facilitator

Would you like to support isolated and lonely people with a history of homelessness?

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Division: Homelessness Prevention

Post:   Passing the Baton Activities Facilitator
Salary: £22,301 – £24,721
Hours: Full time 37.5 hrs per week
Contract: Permanent

Passing the Baton is Bethany’s Befriending Service operating in Edinburgh. Our aim is to befriend people back into the community. We befriend adults who may feel lonely and socially isolated and may also struggle with homelessness.

The principal role of the Coordinator will be to facilitate groups that include the Men’s Group and the Job & Volunteering Group. In addition to the groups, the Facilitator will also befriend and organise befriending relationships for people referred to the service.

Candidates will require significant experience and a demonstrable passion for working with people from a range of backgrounds including vulnerable individuals who may have complex needs. We’re looking for someone who is passionate about seeing lives transformed.

This position is supported by the Edinburgh Health and Social Care Partnership who fund 27.5 hours of this role. The remaining 10hours are funded via additional Trust income.

As Bethany is a Christian organisation this post carries an Occupational Requirement in line with Equality Act 2010. Applicants should have and be able to evidence an active Christian faith and commitment.  Successful applicants for this post will require an enhanced disclosure and membership of the PVG scheme.

For an application pack please download from our website on www.bethanychristiantrust.com or contact HR on 0131 561 8964

Closing Date: no later than 10am on 4th June 2020

Interview Date: Tuesday 9th June 2020

Completed applications can be emailed to HR@bethanychristiantrust.com

Please do not send CV’s as they will not be accepted as a substitute for an application form.

 

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Casual/Pool Care Worker

The relief staff provide a valuable support to permanent staff during times of sickness and holiday absences/staff shortages.

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Starting Salary: £11.44 per hour
Location: Edinburgh and West Lothian
Contract: Casual

To work as part of a team to ensure the smooth daily running of the unit and to help create a safe, supportive caring and empowering environment for service users.   To provide a high standard of care, among others.  Experience and knowledge of our service user group and the issues surrounding them is essential.  SVQ 3 in Social Care or equivalent is desirable coupled with experience in a Residential/Housing support setting.

As Bethany is a Christian organisation this post carries an Occupational Requirement in line with Equality Act 2010, applicants should have and be able to evidence an active Christian faith and commitment. Successful applicants for this post will require an enhanced disclosure and membership of the PVG scheme.

Closing Date: ongoing recruitment

To apply please complete an application form and send it to HR@bethanychristiantrust.com

Please do not send CV’s as they will not be accepted as a substitute for an application form.