vacancies

The Rock Trust aims to prevent youth homelessness and to support young people to build better futures.

Sessional Workers – Compass Team 

We are currently recruiting Sessional Workers to join our Compass Team, based out of our head office in Edinburgh.

The Compass Team provide a daily duty service for young people at our office on Albany Street and at Parliament Square (CEC) to support young people with their housing crisis needs. This includes housing advice, benefits and financial advice, advocacy and support. In addition the team run three evening group work drop-in sessions, three days per week, as well as outdoor activities and one-off events. They also provide support to young people in temporary accommodation.

The compass service also includes our Health & Wellbeing programme, providing emotional therapy to young people on a one to one basis, and our Nightstop service providing temporary respite accommodation with volunteer hosts.

There are multiple sessional posts available. We are looking for energetic and motivated individuals with some experience of working with young people, in particular at risk and homeless young people.

For more information on the role and how to apply please email andy.murdoch@rocktrust.org