Glasgow Council On Alcohol
Glasgow Council On Alcohol

Charity registered in Scotland SC014501

Glasgow Council on Alcohol is a leading provider of alcohol support and has been providing a range of award winning services across Glasgow and surrounding areas for over 50 years and has an excellent reputation for partnership working and a proven track record of helping individuals to achieve their goals.

Current vacancies

Team Leader – Community Justice

  • Full time
  • £27,851 – £30,335
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 4th December 2020

The Team Leader – Community Justice will be responsible for the development, co-ordination, management and evaluation of GCA’s Community Justice Service. (ROC) Reconnecting with Options in the Community. Supporting, supervising people into the community, through the justice system, designing and developing initiatives for the benefit of individuals who have experience of the criminal justice system including health, personal and social needs.

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Glasgow Council on Alcohol (GCA) was founded in 1965 and is the oldest established Council on Alcohol in Scotland. GCA is a voluntary organisation working to reduce the harm caused by alcohol misuse through the provision of a range of high quality advice, information, counselling, support, prevention and education and training services.

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Client Services Manager

  • Full time
  • £30,947
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 8th December 2020

The Client Services Manager will manage GCA’s Integrated counselling and wellbeing programmes to the benefit of individuals who access our services. Individuals who are experiencing or are in recovery from addictions. The service will address health and social wellbeing, while promoting and supporting the development of trauma informed practice. The Client Services Manager will be responsible for the services within Glasgow City and East Dunbartonshire with an emphasis on timely access to effective alcohol support within local communities to decrease levels of alcohol consumption, increase alcohol awareness and encourage the adoption of new skills/coping strategies.

Organisation Profile:

Glasgow Council on Alcohol (GCA) was founded in 1965 and is the oldest established Council on Alcohol in Scotland. GCA is a voluntary organisation working to reduce the harm caused by alcohol misuse through the provision of a range of high quality advice, information, counselling, support, prevention and education and training services.

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Community Justice Support Worker (Male)

  • Part time
  • £21,142 – £23,197 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 17th February 2020

Glasgow Council on Alcohol is a leading provider of alcohol support and has been providing a range of award winning services across Glasgow and surrounding areas for over 50 years and has an excellent reputation for partnership working and a proven track record of helping individuals to achieve their goals.

The Community Justice Support Worker will provide 121 support, topic based group work and prison through care in the wider community and primary care settings in Glasgow.

The worker will be responsible for the day-to-day delivery of the Criminal Justice Prison Through care programme including 1-1 meetings in prison and support for the client when liberated.

This post is open to men only (exempt under Schedule 9, Part 1 of the Equality Act 2010)

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Employment Advisor x 2 posts

  • Full time or Part time
  • £24,702 – £26,495
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 23rd March 2020

The Employment Advisor will prepare participants for work and support them through the job search, application and interview process; providing them with skills, motivation, and confidence to move into suitable sustainable employment.

The Elevate Partnership aim is to improve the employability opportunities for people in recovery from alcohol and substance misuse. This is achieved through partner agencies’ commitment to collaboration and innovation in the delivery of support services for the Addictions Employability Service. Glasgow Council on Alcohol is the Lead Partner for the partnership.

Elevate Partnership aims to find person-centred approaches to individuals needs in their journey to sustainable employment where the partnership tailors itself around the individuals’ need and aspirations.

Glasgow Council on Alcohol is a leading provider of alcohol support and has been providing a range of award winning services across Glasgow and surrounding areas for over 50 years and has an excellent reputation for partnership working and a proven track record of helping individuals to achieve their goals.

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This vacancy has now closed

In Work Support Advisor

  • Full time or Part time
  • £25,658 – £26,495
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 23rd March 2020

The In Work Support Advisor will provide a personalised support service assisting participants who are in recovery to sustain in work. This will include providing work place support to participants as well as providing support and advice to the participant’s employer.

The Elevate Partnership aim is to improve the employability opportunities for people in recovery from alcohol and substance misuse. This is achieved through partner agencies’ commitment to collaboration and innovation in the delivery of support services for the Addictions Employability Service. Glasgow Council on Alcohol is the Lead Partner for the partnership.

Elevate Partnership aims to find person-centred approaches to individuals needs in their journey to sustainable employment where the partnership tailors itself around the individuals’ need and aspirations.

Glasgow Council on Alcohol is a leading provider of alcohol support and has been providing a range of award winning services across Glasgow and surrounding areas for over 50 years and has an excellent reputation for partnership working and a proven track record of helping individuals to achieve their goals.

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This vacancy has now closed

Elevate Administrator

  • Part time
  • £17,283 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 8th July 2020

The Elevate Administrator is a role within the Elevate Project Team which offers a person-centred approach and service for individuals in recovery.

The Elevate Administrator will primarily be required to provide a variety of administrative services to assist with the delivery of the Elevate Project Team but will also provide professional support to other services within GCA as required in a sensitive, and a pro-active manner.

The Elevate Administrator will support the work and development of Elevate Project Team via written, oral or face to face communications.

The job is dependent on suitable references.

Organisation Profile: The Elevate Project Team supports Elevate-Glasgow PSP and the Recovery Employability Service delivered by the Elevate Partnership. Elevate Partnership, extending the work of the PSP aims to increase employability opportunities for individuals in recovery and their families affected, reduce the number of adults in recovery who are unemployed and to make a positive impact on the health and wellbeing of Glasgow City’s local people, families and communities.

Glasgow Council on Alcohol (GCA) was founded in 1965 and is the oldest established Council on Alcohol in Scotland. GCA is a voluntary organisation working to reduce the harm caused by alcohol misuse through the provision of a range of high quality advice, information, counselling, support, prevention and education and training services. GCA is the lead partner in both Elevate-Glasgow PSP and Elevate Partnership.

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