This vacancy has now closed

Community Co-Workers

  • Full time or Part time
  • £18,592
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 16th October 2019

  • Advertised from 27th September 2019
  • Part time, relief and full time (37.5hrs per week).


We are seeking a number of confident and supportive individuals who value the concept of social equality and have a willingness to support people with learning disabilities and autism to maximise their potential and life opportunities.

We have this year developed a new supported living project within our Community. You will be joining an innovative and creative environment to support the residents of our supported living houses. You will work as part of a team to support each individual to maintain their tenancy, build relationships and have a happy life.

Furthermore supporting people to access a range social and cultural experiences and meaningful work to enhance their life experience and holistic wellbeing.

The hours of work are variable depending on the individual needs of our members, but will involve evening and weekend work.

In return you can expect a competitive salary starting at £18,592.40 per annum (subject to increase in line with Scottish Living wage) and a generous 36 days paid leave.

Tiphereth, Camphill in Edinburgh, is a unique charity in the Colinton area of Edinburgh. We are a community consisting of residential care, social enterprises and a growing day service.

All post holders will be required to join the PVG scheme and register with the SSSC within the first six months of employment. Ideally candidates will have previous work experience in a similar setting and hold a professional qualification at SCQF level 6.

For further information please contact Charlotte Dudley (Supported Living Manager) on 0131 441 2401 or email

Application notes

Please download and complete the attached application form and return to: or by postal return to: Tiphereth, 55 Torphin Road, Colinton, Edinburgh, EH13 0PQ

Closing Date for application is 12 noon on 16th October.