We’re hiring – Addiction Worker Training Project Trainees

Trainee Addiction Worker

Accepting applicants from Glasgow City and surrounding areas (Greater Glasgow), East Ayrshire, Edinburgh, Lothians and Fife – Pending Funding

Closing date: 31st January 2019

Do you have a history of addiction?

If you are interested in developing a career working with people who have drug and alcohol problems and you are either 2 years drug free, including substitute prescribing or two years free of problematic alcohol use by the end of February 2019, we’d like to hear from you.

Scottish Drugs Forum’s award-winning Addiction Worker Training Project (AWTP) is a unique initiative which supports, trains, and prepares individuals with a history of problematic drug and alcohol use to work in Social Care.

We offer £8.21 per hour before deductions with a fixed term contract of 30 hours per week for 39 weeks. Trainees will undertake placements in social care agencies and will study towards an SVQ 2 in Social Services and Health Care.

Full training and support will be provided.

For further details and an application pack, please contact Admin at SDF.

Tel: 0141 221 1175 or email: Michael@sdf.org.uk

or, Download the Application Pack here

No CV’s or Agencies

For an insight into the AWTP, watch our video below.