Mental Health & Wellbeing Worker – Penumbra

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Mental Health & Wellbeing Worker

Location:  Gilmore Place, Edinburgh

Salary: £23,650 pro rata (£12.13 p/h equivalent)

Working hours: 22.5 hours per week

Part time – Permanent



If you are looking for a rewarding career and to work within an epic team that will help you grow and thrive, then you have come to the right place. Working within our Gilmore Supported Living Service you can start your day knowing what you do really does make a difference!

Gilmore HMO (House of multiple occupancy) is a 24hr service which means the role will include a sleepover shift. The service supports six people and also provides outreach support within the local community. The staff work closely with Community Mental Health teams to provide holistic support to meet the needs of the people we support.

Mental Health & Wellbeing teams aim to reduce social isolation and improve physical and mental wellbeing. They will provide social, emotional, and practical support and help people engage with other services and local community activities. As a Mental Health & Wellbeing Worker you will provide supported people with recovery focussed support and help them work towards individual goals and outcomes.

This role involves working 3 days out of 7 with a sleepover shift (22:30pm-07:30am) as part of a rolling rota each week. Sleepover shifts are paid at an additional rate of £126.75 per sleepover including holiday pay. There will also be weekend working which is shared within the team as part of the rolling rota.

We can offer you a tonne of employee benefits, and we can promise you’ll be inspired by some pretty amazing humans every single day. We will support you on your own career path; developing new skills, accessing formal and informal learning experiences and providing opportunities to put your continual progress into practice.


For more information, including full job description and application/interview guidance, and to apply,  please click here.


Closing date: Sunday 2nd June at 7pm

Interview: Wednesday 12th June