Working with us

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Apply for a job with the Edinburgh Health and Social Care Partnership and help make a difference to someone’s life.

Working in the Edinburgh Health and Social Care Partnership (EHSCP) means that you would be employed by either the City of Edinburgh Council or NHS Lothian. Joining the EHSCP workforce, you will become part of a team committed to improving community-based care in the City of Edinburgh.

Apply now and help us:

  • provide community-based support.
  • tackle health inequalities in the city.
  • deliver the right care at the right time in the right place.

Find current vacancies

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Come along to one of our recruitment days

We would love to see you at one of recruitment events where you can

  • meet the team
  • find out about jobs and opportunities in your local community
  • meet hiring managers to get insight into the roles and services
  • find out more about the benefits of working for the Partnership.

Our next recruitment event is on

  • Wednesday 15 May 2024
  • 3pm to 6pm
  • Waverley Court, 4 East Market Street, Edinburgh EH8 8BG.

We have lots of different roles available:

  • in care homes
  • working with children
  • caring for people in their own homes
  • supporting people with disabilities
  • in Hospital @ Home.

If you are coming along, please fill out this short form.

About the Edinburgh Health and Social Care Partnership

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In Edinburgh, the City of Edinburgh Council and NHS Lothian have integrated the planning and delivery of all community health and social care services for adults and older people, along with homelessness, mental health and disability services.

This work is directed by the Edinburgh Integration Joint Board and delivered by the Edinburgh Health and Social Care Partnership.

The Edinburgh Health and Social Care Partnership responsible for delivering community and bed-based health and social care services for adults in Edinburgh.

The Partnership is made up of over 5,000 colleagues employed by both the City of Edinburgh Council and NHS Lothian who work in health centres, GP Practices, community hospitals, care homes, nursing homes and communities across the city. Our staff provide care and support for people with mental health problems, long term physical conditions, as well as substance misuse problems.

We’re led by an integrated Executive Leadership and Senior Management Team and provide services through the four localities of North East, North West, South East and South West. We also work closely with many charities, the third sector and independent health and social care contractors and providers.