- 20th January 2020
- Posted by: Val Taylor
- Category: Jobs
Hours: 15 hours per week during the Support Line opening hours – Monday to Thursday, 10am to 4pm
Salary: £19,318 p.a. pro rata i.e. £8,279 p.a. for 15 hours
Location: Edinburgh, some home working
Contract: Until 31 March 2022 initially
Closing date: 9.00am, Wednesday 17th March 2021
Interview date: Wednesday 31st March 2021
Sleep Scotland has been running a Sleep Support Line since 2017. We provide advice, guidance, and support for parents and carers of children and young people with sleep problems through telephone calls and emails. We are looking to recruit a Tier 1 Telephone Sleep Advisor to the team.
As a Tier 1 Telephone Sleep Advisor you would provide general sleep support and advice over the phone to the parents and carers of typically developing children and young people with sleep issues. By listening to the parent/carer on the telephone, you will work to provide ideas and suggestions to improve the situation e.g. a good bedtime routine, gradual withdrawal techniques, action required in the middle of the night etc. Knowledge of sleep is desirable, but not essential as full training will be provided..
This position is subject to a Basic Disclosure check
This job description is a general statement of the duties and responsibilities that the post holder is expected to undertake. It may change from time to time to reflect the changing nature of the post.
Please direct any queries regarding the role to Alyson O’Brien, Sleep Support Manager – email@example.com
How to apply
To apply for this role, please complete the following forms:
The successful applicant for this post will require a basic disclosure.
Please submit completed forms by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note: CVs will not be accepted and Sleep Scotland does not use recruitment agencies.