Family Support Service Officer- North East

Location: Covering Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Angus, Dundee, Perth and Kinross (You must live within one of these areas, however ideally will live in or north of Dundee) Salary: £25,388 to £28,103 pro rata plus 4% pension contribution Closing Date: 31st July 2019

Part- time: 21 hours

Interview & Assessment day: Tuesday 20th August in Dundee

We have an exciting opportunity for a committed individual to join our Family Support Service Team which offers information and support to families, individuals and professionals on all aspects of living with Down’s syndrome throughout all stages of life.  This service is delivered through telephone and email support, individual 1:1 visits, ongoing casework support, the creation of publications, talks to carer groups and through the delivery of training to parents and professionals.

This position is homebased covering the North East region.  The role requires a suitable provision to work from a home office and the use of a car is essential.

To apply please download and complete the application form below and return by email to or by post to Down’s Syndrome Scotland, 502 Gorgie Road, Edinburgh, EH11 3AF by 5pm on Wednesday 31st July.

Please find below role description and guidance notes on completing the application form.

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