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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Veteran Peer Support Worker to join the award winning ‘Veteran F1rst Point Lothian’ (V1PL) team.  The holistic V1P model provides a range of social and mental health support facilitated by our peer support workers and clinicians.  The job holder should have experience of military life and a keen interest in supporting veterans with a range of welfare and psychological needs. 

Military service is an essential requirement of this post.  Candidates invited to interview will be asked to provide proof of service and any relevant qualifications.   

This post requires the post holder to have a PVG Scheme membership/ record. If the post holder is not a current PVG member for the required regulatory group (i.e. child and/or adult) then an application will need to be made to Disclosure Scotland and deemed satisfactory before they can begin in post. 

For further information on what is included in the role and what skills/experience are being looked for, click on the link. If after reading this information you have any questions please contact Lucy Abraham on 0131 220 9920 or at

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Job reference: 124176

Salary: Band 4 (£25,914 - £28,187)

Job closing date: 14/02/2023

Job Type: Allied Health Professions

Location: NHS Lothian

Employment type: Permanent

Hours Per Week: 30

Job posted date: 25/10/2022

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Lothian

Department: Veterans First Point Lothian