Support Worker

Based in John Hunter House, Kirkcaldy

21 hours per week

Salary £20,520 pro rata per annum with an actual salary of £12,312 per annum


Support in Mind Scotland is looking for an enthusiastic, creative Support Worker to provide flexible, person-centred, recovery-focused support to people using the service.

You should have an understanding of issues faced by people affected by mental illness, excellent communication skills, a commitment to mental health recovery, an SVQ3 qualification in Social Services and Healthcare (or an equivalent qualification) and at least 2 years experience of providing support to people whose Mental Health issues seriously affect their lives. It is essential you hold a full driving licence and have access to a vehicle.

The successful candidate will be required to join the PVG Scheme.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, Tuesday 13th June 2017. Please note CVs will not be considered

For further information or an application pack please visit our website or phone National Office on 0131 662 4359

Click the links below to download an application pack 

Cover Letter.pdf

Job Description and Person Specification.pdf

Conditions of Service.pdf

Application Form.doc

Monitoring Form.doc


Support in Mind Scotland is the operating name of National Schizophrenia Fellowship Scotland, charity number SC013649