Alternatives
Alternatives

Charity registered in Scotland SC024540

Alternatives is a community based voluntary sector drug service. It aims to work with others in order to provide quality accessible services for those people whose lives have been affected as a result of substance misuse. The project offers a range of services that individuals and families can access in order to begin to understand, support and address their issues.


Current vacancies

Recovery House Project Worker

  • Full time
  • £20,960 – £22,960
  • West Dunbartonshire
  • Closing 14th May 2021

To support the day to day running of the Recovery House Programme including supporting the main house project and scatter flat operation, aimed at promoting positive alternatives to drug use and stability in the community.

This will involve working with individuals and families affected by drug misuse, collaboration with partner organisations and assisting in the implementation of the Safe as Houses Recovery Programmes and links to the community.

PVG Scheme Membership is required for this post

Alternatives operates an Equal Opportunities Policy

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Recovery House Nightshift Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £20,092 pro-rata
  • West Dunbartonshire
  • Closing 14th May 2021

To support the evening and overnight running of the Recovery House. This involves supporting residents of the Recovery House to maintain a safe and secure environment as they become and maintain abstinent lifestyles. The position is a strictly waking position. There will be additional support available through the night by way of management on call team.

PVG Scheme Membership is required for this post

Alternatives operates an Equal Opportunities Policy

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Upcycling / Lifeskills Supervisor

  • Part time
  • £23,960 – £29,960 pro-rata
  • West Dunbartonshire
  • Closing 14th May 2021

Develop and deliver an upcycling/life skills programme of activities, training of individuals and working with Community groups and volunteers. The upcycling/lifeskills operation will focus on recycling fabrics, metal and wood to create useful objects and artistic creations, teaching lifeskills such as painting, wallpapering, simple home management and home repairs.

PVG Scheme Membership is required for this post

Alternatives operates an Equal Opportunities Policy

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