Edinburgh Lone Fathers’ Project
One Parent Families Scotland is looking for a (male) worker to help us in our important work with single fathers and their children. We are seeking to fill one 21 hour post with an energetic staff member, eager to make a difference. The role is a long standing collaboration between OPFS and the City of Edinburgh Council, and is funded by the Cattanach Trust and Children in Need. Please see the job description for more details. The successful candidate will need to become a member, or update their membership of the PVG scheme (to work with children).
This post is open to men only (Equality Act 2010 Work Occupational Requirement Exception, Schedule 9 Paragraph 1).
Family Support Worker (Children and Fathers) – 21 hours
Closing Date: The closing date for applications is 9:00 am on Monday May 7th. Interviews will be held on Monday May 14th.
Salary: £21,452 – 26,220 per annum (pro rata)
Hours: 21 hours per week
Appointment: Permanent (currently funded for 3 years)
Location: City of Edinburgh wide, based at OPFS Headquarters and Gilmerton Early Years Centre
Application forms available from:
The One Parent Families Scotland website, http://www.opfs.org.uk/about-us/jobs/ or Telephone: 0131 556 38998
Completed applications should be returned to:
Email: email@example.com or by post to One Parent Families Scotland, 13 Gayfield Square, Edinburgh EH1 3NX by the closing date (9:00 am on Monday May 7th).
Interviews will be held on Monday May 14th.
OPFS aims to be a family friendly and equal opportunities employer.