Day Services Support Worker

Job Role: Services Support Worker

Hours: up to 37.5 hours per week (5 days)

Salary: from £19,500 per annum

Location: Edinburgh

Holiday: 32 days per year (for 5 days per week)

About Us

The Redwoods Caring Foundation is an Edinburgh-based charity that provides care and support for people with learning disabilities in the Lothians.

Our dedicated staff teams are passionate about what they do and support people through housing support, care at home and day services. We aim to increase the quality of life for all the people we support and you can find more details of how we do this throughout this website.

Redwoods services are registered with the Care Inspectorate who regularly rate us 5/6 across all areas of Care and Support, Staffing, and Leadership and Management.

Our Purpose

Redwoods exists to demonstrate God’s heart of love and His care to people who have learning disabilities. We honour, respect and value each person, seeking to recognise their individual potential. We aim to support and encourage them to accomplish their dreams and live fulfilled lives.

Our Ethos

Redwoods is a Christian organisation, and we believe that our ethos emerges from a desire to express God’s love to all those to whom we come into contact and, as staff, to reflect this love in our relationships with each other. Our motivation is rooted in our relationship with God through Jesus Christ and our faith produces a distinctive heart attitude of love.

About the Role

An opening has arisen for a motivated, proactive individual to join the team at Telfie Central, providing day services for individuals with learning disabilities. 

  • The successful candidate will need to be willing to work flexibly to support individuals with a wide variety of activities and, after a short induction, take on the role of group leader. 
  • This role will also involve written reports and other paperwork. 
  • Knowledge of and the ability to use technology is also desirable. 
  • We are ideally looking for someone who has a driving licence. 

Next Steps

If you think you have the creativity, knowledge and skills, and are interested in finding out more, please get in touch via email or call 0131 672 2999.

To apply, please download the application form below, fill out and send to


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