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Scottish Drugs Forum
Trainee Addiction Workers
VARIOUS LOCATIONS ACROSS SCOTLAND PENDING FUNDING – POSTS WILL ONLY BE AVAILABLE IN AREAS WHERE FUNDING IS SECURED.
If you are interested in developing a career working with people who have drug and/or alcohol problems and you are either 2 years drug free, including substitute prescribing or 2 years free of problematic alcohol use by the end of February 2020, 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/or 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: Michaelg@sdf.org.uk or download an Application Pack here….
Closing date: 24 February 2020 at 12 noon.
No CVs and No Agencies
Find out more about the AWTP through the below video:
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- You’ll be up for and experienced in leading an operational team through change – and you’ll be comfortable with change yourself
- You’ll have experience in a social care setting – perhaps managing a registered service
- You’ll have experience of line management and building the capacity and confidence of your team – and you’ll be great at knowing if recruitment is required to make a service really shine
- You’ll be hands on in just getting stuff done, as well as an inspirational leader and motivator
- You’ll have really strong project planning and budgeting skills – we need you to lead, plan and deliver a big move from one venue to a new home for the service
- You’ll be knowledgeable about policies and procedures that will need to be developed and implemented to transform the service
- You’ll know how to identify training needs and implement a plan that ensures everyone in the team is ready to deliver an excellent service
- You’ll be committed to a values-based approach to service design and delivery, ideally in the field of homelessness
To apply, please send your full CV and an covering letter outlining what interests you in the role and why – and whether you are applying as a secondment or fixed term to email@example.com
Turning Point Scotland
Peer Support Practitioner – Turnaround Throughcare
Type of service: Criminal Justice
Hours of Work: Full-Time
Salary: £17,340 – £18,624
Closing Date: 25 February 2020