This vacancy has now closed

Sessional Support Worker

  • Full time
  • TBC
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 7th June 2019

  • Advertised from 24th May 2019
  • Hours: As required. £10.16 per hour.


This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a new service providing support to children, young people and their families in the community where substance misuse has played a role in all their lives.

We are looking to recruit further sessional support staff to work alongside Project Workers, helping support the development of targeted group work for parents in recovery as well as, children and young people. There will also be an opportunity to get alongside families to offer practical and emotional support as part of an agreed support package.

We need sessional staff who will be available on weekdays particularly Tuesdays with potential additional hours throughout week to help support partnership activities with the South Community Recovery Network and the South Recovery Hub. In addition we are interested in hearing from potential candidates who have some experience of delivering groupwork in relation to parenting support.

It would be desirable to have an SVQII or similar qualification.

This post will require Sessional staff to regularly work Tuesday afternoons, organising groups for children and young people. There will also on occasion be additional hours throughout the week & Friday evenings working by negotiation.

Application notes

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Closing Date: Friday 07 June 2019. It is anticipated that interviews will be held Wednesday 19 June 2019.

Children1st has a long tradition of valuing and involving sessional and volunteer workers. To find out more about volunteering with us, please visit our website.

The selection process will include seeking PVG Scheme/Disclosure information.

Children 1st is the working name of the Royal Scottish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children. Registered Charity No: SC 016092

Equal opportunities matter to Children 1st