TCA Vacancy – Sessional Youth Worker

Registered Charity SC006511

Tayside Council on Alcohol Vacancy

Post:                   Sessional Youth Worker

Salary                 £10.39 – £13.37 per hour (dependent on experience)

Terms:            3 Hours Per Week Sessional (Group runs every Wednesday during term time between 4pm and 7pm.

Responsible to:           Laurie Cook, TCA CAPSU Locality Manager

Place of Work:              TCA Office, Perth

Ref No:                            4/23


Brief Description of Duties: 

Are you an ambitious, creative and influential practitioner who is passionate about supporting young people to bring about change in their lives?

We are looking for a sessional worker to support our Perth Kith ‘n’ Kin group which supports children in Kinship care along with their carers. The group allows children to come together and express their feelings and emotions in a safe way through creative measures and play. It allows the carers to share experiences with one another through peer support with input from a worker when required.

Primary purpose of this role is to aid in the facilitation of our weekly group which is held on Wednesday evenings. The post holder will be required to assist in planning activities for the groups along with the development of this as our numbers increase.


The role is 3 hours per week however we may require the post holder to help cover additional groups and attend trips during school holidays.

Additional Information: More information on the post can be obtained by contacting on or by phoning 01738 580336.


An application form and Job Description/Person Spec can be downloaded from the TCA website

Applications should be submitted direct by e-mail/post/by hand to Ronnie Ritchie, Tayside Council on Alcohol, The Wishart, 50 Constable Street, Dundee DD4 6AD Telephone: 01382 456012, Registered Charity Number SC006511

Please note closing date for applications is: 24th March 2023 at 12pm.

Applicants should note that interviews for this post will be held on: Thursday 30th March in our Perth Office.

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