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Support and Development Worker: One to One and Groupwork

We have an exciting opportunity to join our Midlothian Community Mental Health and Wellbeing Team.  This post is funded by MELDAP (Midlothian and East Lothian Drug & Alcohol Partnership).

Salary:   £24,478 p.a. (pro-rata) (Pt 27 fixed)

Hours:  21.75 hours per week

Contract:  Permanent

Successful applicants will develop and facilitate recovery-focused and trauma informed groups as well as deliver time-managed, outcome focused one to one substance misuse, mental health and wellbeing support and will work in a person centered and strength-based way.  One to one support and groups will be delivered in various community venues across Midlothian or on video platforms such as Zoom.

All staff are working in a blended way with access to an office base for essential work, risk assessed community work, and homeworking.  Travel is required across Midlothian.  Flexibility in working hours will also be expected to meet the needs of people we support.

An application pack is available to download on the right of this page.

If you have difficulties accessing the pack please contact Annmarie Mitchell, HR Administrator on 0131 225 8508 or email

For further information please contact John Murphy, Team Leader on 07760753035 or email

Closing date:  27 September 2021 (9am)
Interview date: 19 October 2021

Health in Mind promotes equality and diversity in the workplace. Registered charity no SC004128.

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