Change, Grow Live,
Change, Grow Live,

Charity registered in Scotland SC039861

We are a charity that supports people to change their lives for the better.


Current vacancies

Senior Data Analyst

  • Full time
  • £28,818 – £30,539
  • Flexible in Forth Valley, Edinburgh and Lothians
  • Closing 2nd February 2020

Do you like data and would you like to be part of a fantastic charitable organisation? At Change Grow Live we look at the data and carry out research and analysis to make sure that everything we recommend is not just safe, but the most effective treatment too. And we'll never stop learning and looking for new evidence either.

Responsibilities

Your role as a senior data analyst for the Scottish services is a very important role and you will be part of a wider data management team from Change Grow Live.

You will work closely with your colleagues and will have the opportunity to work flexibly in all services throughout Edinburgh & Lothians and Forth Valley. Our staff have a wealth of experience, knowledge, expertise and a willingness to ensure our service users get the best from our services, so being a team player is important along with a can-do attitude.

We work with vulnerable and marginalised individuals and our services offer drug and alcohol interventions in a wide variety of settings including; criminal justice, assertive outreach, harm reduction, needle exchange and counselling. Data is collected from all aspects of the service model as described above. You will need a thorough understanding of ISD, Waiting Times and DIP data processes and should have excellent advanced IT skills in Excel. You will be responsible for undertaking data analysis and be able to manipulate large and complex data, with an understanding of database architecture to utilise the data.

If you think you have what it takes to become part of our fantastic team and understand the importance of the information, we collate then we would really like to hear from you.

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Administrator - Edinburgh South East Recovery Service

  • Full time
  • £17,543 – £19,024
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 22nd July 2019

South East Recovery Service is a free and confidential drug and alcohol service for adults in South East Edinburgh.

We provide psycho-social support for people with substance misuse issues and a range of one-to-one interventions and group work programmes to aid people in their recovery.

A vacancy for a receptionist/administrator has arisen to join our team, supporting the high-quality delivery of recovery focused interventions to service users affected by drug and alcohol issues.

The post holder will provide reception and administrative services to the South East contributing towards its aims and objectives. They will also support the Team Leader, attending relevant meetings and minute taking as required, as well as providing timely reports to the commissioners and CGL. Duties for the post include dealing with initial queries, welcoming clients and professionals into the service, signposting within the service and the community, also accurate information and data recording. The post holder will be expected to maintain a clean office environment with meticulous attention to detail and a great telephone manner.

The successful candidate will have experience of providing administrative support in a service based organisation, a good knowledge of general office procedures, excellent IT literacy skills, solid numerical skills, and good organisational skills. They will also need good interpersonal skills as team working is essential in this role.

Change Grow Live are committed to creating an inclusive environment, which celebrates difference and allows our staff and service users to flourish. We recruit the very best staff from a wide range of backgrounds, ensuring service users benefit from our diverse skills and expertise. We always work to the principles of fairness and equality of opportunity in all our recruitment processes.

We also expect an assertive approach to ensuring the safety and well-being of all children, young people and adults, and applicants to these posts will need to demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to best safeguarding practice.

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Support Worker - North West Recovery Service

  • Full time
  • £17,543 – £19,024
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 4th August 2019

Change Grow Live Edinburgh Recovery Services provides recovery focused psychosocial interventions to service users experiencing drug and alcohol related issues across the city of Edinburgh. We work within a hub model with partners who include NHS Lothian, CEC Social Work and other voluntary agencies to ensure individualised packages of care to enable service users to achieve their recovery goals.

We are looking for an experienced and proactive support worker to join our team, to assist in provision of high-quality delivery of recovery focused interventions to service users across Edinburgh. The services are delivered from our offices, based at Craigroyston Health Centre and on an outreach basis in a variety of venues across the localities that we cover. Support is provided in one to one and groupwork settings.

The successful candidate will have a good understanding of drug and alcohol issues and experience of working within a related field. Also necessary is a commitment to multi-agency working, excellent communication skills, and a practical approach to facilitating service user involvement.

This post is subject to an Enhanced CRB check and Counter Terrorism Clearance.

Please note: if you haven't heard from us within three weeks of the closing date your application has not been shortlisted on this occasion.

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Recovery Coordinator - West Lothian Edinburgh

  • Full time
  • £22,371 – £25,999
  • West Lothian, Edinburgh
  • Closing 4th August 2019

Our innovative service in West Lothian provides a range of interventions to individuals within the area who are affected by substance misuse and multiple complex issues that can exclude them from accessing the support package that they need. Service provision includes assertive outreach to support individuals to access appropriate care packages. The team deliver interventions in a variety of locations including custody suites, prison, hospital and local communities.

The successful candidate will have an excellent understanding of drug and alcohol issues and experience of working within a related field. Also necessary is a commitment to multi-agency working, excellent communication skills and experience of working within an outcomes-focused approach. It is essential that the post holder has a full driving licence as post requires travelling throughout the West Lothian area. Please note a car is not provided so access to your own vehicle is required. Change Grow Live are committed to creating an inclusive environment, which celebrates difference and allows our staff and service users to flourish. We recruit the very best staff from a wide range of backgrounds, ensuring service users benefit from our diverse skills and expertise.

We always work to the principles of fairness and equality of opportunity in all our recruitment processes. If you have any additional questions, please email: Mark.vance@cgl.org.uk or call the office on 01506 657992.

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Support Worker - EMORS (Edinburgh)

  • Full time
  • £17,543 – £19,024
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 4th August 2019

Edinburgh and Midlothian Offender Recovery Service (EMORS) is a transformative service that brings together prison and community work to support individuals throughout the Criminal Justice System, supporting them to achieve drug, alcohol and crime free lives.

An exciting opportunity have arisen to join our EMORS team, supporting the high-quality delivery of recovery focused interventions to service users in the criminal justice system affected by drug and alcohol issues also the provision of through care support to individuals leaving prison and returning to Edinburgh and Midlothian. The service delivers interventions in custody areas, prison and community, on a one to one basis and in group work settings.

The successful candidate will have an excellent understanding of drug and alcohol issues and experience of working within a related field. Also necessary is a commitment to multi-agency working, excellent communication skills and experience of working within an outcomes-focused approach.

Change Grow Live are committed to creating an inclusive environment, which celebrates difference and allows our staff and service users to flourish. We recruit the very best staff from a wide range of backgrounds, ensuring service users benefit from our diverse skills and expertise. We always work to the principles of fairness and equality of opportunity in all our recruitment processes.

We also expect an assertive approach to ensuring the safety and well-being of all children, young people and adults, and applicants to these posts will need to demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to best safeguarding practice.

The role of Recovery Support Worker is outlined by the Recovery Support Worker job description and person specification. Please make sure you refer to both sections of this document in completing your application.

This post is subject to an enhanced PVG Check.

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Team Leader - South West Recovery Service (Edinburgh)

  • Full time
  • £28,818 – £30,539
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 4th August 2019

The South West Edinburgh Recovery Service provides recovery focused psychosocial interventions to service users experiencing drug and alcohol related issues. We work within a hub model with partners who include NHS Lothian, CEC Social Work and other voluntary agencies to ensure individualised packages of care to enable service users to achieve their recovery goals.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team, leading the high-quality delivery of recovery focused intervention to service users in South West Edinburgh. The service will be delivered from our main base at Westerhailes Healthy Living Centre and on an outreach basis in a variety of venues across the locality. Support is provided in a one to one and groupwork setting.

Change Grow Live are looking to recruit a professional, talented, enthusiastic, determined and resourceful Team Leader to support our service delivery in South West Edinburgh. The successful candidate will have a sound knowledge of substance misuse strategy at both at a local and national level and must have a track record of achieving results, proven leadership skills, excellent staff management experience and the enthusiasm to make a real difference to Change Grow Live’s commitment to the services offered in Edinburgh & The Lothians.

Change Grow Live are committed to creating an inclusive environment, which celebrates difference and allows our staff and service users to flourish. We recruit the very best staff from a wide range of backgrounds, ensuring service users benefit from our diverse skills and expertise. We always work to the principles of fairness and equality of opportunity in all our recruitment processes.

We also expect an assertive approach to ensuring the safety and well-being of all children, young people and adults, and applicants to these posts will need to demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to best safeguarding practice.

If you have any additional questions, please email: louise.gilliland@cgl.org.ukor call the office on 0131 557 5273.

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Recovery Coordinator- South East Recovery Service Edinburgh

  • Full time
  • £22,371 – £25,999
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 6th September 2019

Service:South East Recovery Service - Edinburgh

Change Grow Live South East Edinburgh Recovery Service provides recovery focused psychosocial interventions to service users experiencing drug and alcohol related issues. We work within a hub model with partners who include NHS Lothian, CEC Social Work and other voluntary agencies to ensure individualised packages of care to enable service users to achieve their recovery goals.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team, providing the high-quality delivery of recovery focused interventions to service users in South East Edinburgh. The service will be delivered from our main base in Captains Road Neighbourhood Centre and on an outreach basis in a variety of venues across the locality. Support is provided in a one to one and groupwork setting.

The successful candidate will have an excellent understanding of drug and alcohol issues and experience of working within a related field. Also necessary is a commitment to multi-agency working, excellent communication skills, experience of working within an outcomes-focused approach and a practical approach to facilitating service user involvement.

Change Grow Live are committed to creating an inclusive environment, which celebrates difference and allows our staff and service users to flourish. We recruit the very best staff from a wide range of backgrounds, ensuring service users benefit from our diverse skills and expertise. We always work to the principles of fairness and equality of opportunity in all our recruitment processes.

We also expect an assertive approach to ensuring the safety and well-being of all children, young people and adults, and applicants to these posts will need to demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to best safeguarding practice.

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Recovery Coordinator - South East Recovery Edinburgh

  • Full time
  • £22,371 – £25,999
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 13th October 2019

Change Grow Live South East Edinburgh Recovery Service provides recovery focused psychosocial interventions to service users experiencing drug and alcohol related issues. We work within a hub model with partners who include NHS Lothian, CEC Social Work and other voluntary agencies to ensure individualised packages of care to enable service users to achieve their recovery goals.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team, providing the high-quality delivery of recovery focused interventions to service users in South East Edinburgh. The service will be delivered from our main base in Captains Road Neighbourhood Centre and on an outreach basis in a variety of venues across the locality. Support is provided in a one to one and groupwork setting.

The successful candidate will have an excellent understanding of drug and alcohol issues and experience of working within a related field. Also necessary is a commitment to multi-agency working, excellent communication skills, experience of working within an outcomes-focused approach and a practical approach to facilitating service user involvement.

Change Grow Live are committed to creating an inclusive environment, which celebrates difference and allows our staff and service users to flourish. We recruit the very best staff from a wide range of backgrounds, ensuring service users benefit from our diverse skills and expertise. We always work to the principles of fairness and equality of opportunity in all our recruitment processes.

We also expect an assertive approach to ensuring the safety and well-being of all children, young people and adults, and applicants to these posts will need to demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to best safeguarding practice.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS Check.

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Recovery Coordinator - South West Recovery Service

  • Full time
  • £22,371 – £25,999
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th October 2019

Change Grow Live South West Edinburgh Recovery Service provides recovery focused psychosocial interventions to service users experiencing drug and alcohol related issues. We work within a hub model with partners who include NHS Lothian, CEC Social Work and other voluntary agencies to ensure individualised packages of care to enable service users to achieve their recovery goals.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team, providing the high-quality delivery of recovery focused interventions to service users in South West Edinburgh. The service will be delivered from our main base in Wester Hailes Healthy Living Centre and on an outreach basis in a variety of venues across the locality. Support is provided in a one to one and groupwork setting.

The successful candidate will have an excellent understanding of drug and alcohol issues and experience of working within a related field. Also necessary is a commitment to multi-agency working, excellent communication skills, experience of working within an outcomes-focused approach and a practical approach to facilitating service user involvement.

Change Grow Live are committed to creating an inclusive environment, which celebrates difference and allows our staff and service users to flourish. We recruit the very best staff from a wide range of backgrounds, ensuring service users benefit from our diverse skills and expertise. We always work to the principles of fairness and equality of opportunity in all our recruitment processes.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS Check.

We also expect an assertive approach to ensuring the safety and well-being of all children, young people and adults, and applicants to these posts will need to demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to best safeguarding practice.

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Recovery Champion - West Lothian Assertive Outreach Service

  • Full time
  • £16,775
  • Bathgate - Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th October 2019

Service:West Lothian Assertive Outreach Service

Change Grow Live provides a fully integrated recovery service across West Lothian and aims to provide high quality one to one and groupwork opportunities to people wishing to recover from addictions. Making recovery visible and easily accessed is a key driver for the West Lothian Recovery Service.

The successful candidate will have an excellent understanding of drug and alcohol issues and have experience of addiction and recovery. Candidates should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the difficulties and challenges faced by those in recovery and be willing to learn how to plan recovery journeys and will be trained in how to facilitate group work sessions.

Some of the work you will be trained to engage in includes:

Providing a range of motivational and supportive interventions to enable service users to build recovery capital and to remain motivated to achieve recovery with support from others in the West Lothian Recovery Service Team.

Help develop and grow the recovery community in West Lothian within CGL and other partners

Supporting service users to develop appropriate coping skills/support networks to increase positive recovery outcomes.

To be a point of contact for peer-led support and initiatives supporting the increase of visible recovery across West Lothian

Change Grow Live are committed to creating an inclusive environment, which celebrates difference and allows our staff and service users to flourish. We recruit the very best staff from a wide range of backgrounds, ensuring service users benefit from our diverse skills and expertise. We always work to the principles of fairness and equality of opportunity in all our recruitment processes.

In return for hard work, professionalism, dedication, and enthusiasm, we will offer excellent terms and conditions including support in gaining an SVQ level 2, a comprehensive career development plan and the support you will need to really make a difference to the lives of people in recovery.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS Check.

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Recovery Champion Trainee x3 - Edinburgh Wide Recovery Services

  • Full time
  • £16,775
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 24th November 2019

Change Grow Live provides a fully integrated recovery service across 3 localities in Edinburgh (South East, South West & North West) and aims to provide high quality one to one and groupwork opportunities to people wishing to recover from addictions. Making recovery visible and easily accessed is a key driver for the Edinburgh Recovery Services. We work in partnership with the NHS Lothian and Edinburgh Council to provide Recovery Hubs across three localities in the city of Edinburgh.

The successful candidate will have an excellent understanding of drug and alcohol issues and have experience of lived addiction and recovery. Candidates should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the difficulties and challenges faced by those in recovery and be willing to learn how to plan recovery journeys and will be trained in how to facilitate group work sessions.

Some of the work you will be trained to engage in includes:

  • Providing a range of motivational and supportive interventions to enable service users to build recovery capital and to remain motivated to achieve recovery with support from others in the Hub teams.
  • Help develop and grow the recovery community in Edinburgh within Change Grow Live and other partners
  • Supporting service users to develop appropriate coping skills/support networks to increase positive recovery outcomes.
  • To be a point of contact for peer-led support and initiatives supporting the increase of visible recovery across Edinburgh

Change Grow Live are committed to creating an inclusive environment, which celebrates difference and allows our staff and service users to flourish. We recruit the very best staff from a wide range of backgrounds, ensuring service users benefit from our diverse skills and expertise. We always work to the principles of fairness and equality of opportunity in all our recruitment processes.

We also expect an assertive approach to ensuring the safety and well-being of all children, young people and adults, and applicants to these posts will need to demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to best safeguarding practice.

In return for hard work, professionalism, dedication, and enthusiasm, we will offer excellent terms and conditions including support in gaining an SVQ level 2, a comprehensive career development plan and the support you will need to really make a difference to the lives of people in recovery.

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Recovery Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £22,371 – £25,999
  • Forth Valley - Scotland
  • Closing 5th January 2020

Do you want to work for a caring organisation that believes in people?

Do you want to make a difference?

As a Recovery Coordinator with Change Grow Live, you’ll work with people who use our services, helping them get to where they want to be.

Within Scotland we operate a number of locality-based community and criminal justice services in Edinburgh, Midlothian and West Lothian and are delighted to now be providing The Forth Valley Recovery Service.

Responsibilities

We currently have a number of exciting posts that we are looking to recruit and as such are looking for motivated, enthusiastic, committed individuals who have experience of working with service users affected by drugs or alcohol to support social re integration, enabling individuals to lead meaningful and purposeful lives: promoting recovery, resilience, peer support and self-determination.

The Forth Valley Recovery Service provides a wide range of interventions to individuals affected by substance use. We have bases in Falkirk, Stirling and Alloa as well as providing an assertive outreach approach providing clinics in a wide variety of locations.

The interventions we offer include;

Harm Reduction Services including IEP, Take Home Naloxone Hepatitis C testing

Community Recovery Coordinators

The successful candidate will join an established dynamic team, providing a variety of evidence based recovery focused interventions in both a group work and one to one setting to individuals affected by substance use across Forth Valley

Hours: 9am to 5pm, with occasional evening, weekend and bank holiday cover as required

Our values are to be compassionate, open and bold. If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you.

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Recovery Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £22,371 – £25,999
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 5th January 2020

Do you want to work for a caring organisation that believes in people?

Do you want to make a difference?

As a Recovery Coordinator with Change Grow Live, you’ll work with people who use our services, helping them get to where they want to be.

Responsibilities

With this role you’ll be working as part of Recovery Services in Edinburgh (South East, South West and North West)

The team supports people with their or their loved ones’ drug and/or alcohol issues.

No two days are the same and we treat every person who comes into our service as an individual, so being flexible, curious and a good listener are key.

You’ll have to record information about what you do, so enjoying a bit of paperwork and attention to detail is important. But most of the time you’ll be enjoying working with people from all backgrounds, making a difference to their lives.

This is what one of our Recovery Co-ordinators had to say “I like the diversity of the work we do. I like meeting new people and I appreciate the camaraderie in my team".

Our values are to be compassionate, open and bold. If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you.

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Recovery Coordinator (Prison)

  • Full time
  • £22,371 – £25,999
  • Forth Valley - Scotland
  • Closing 5th January 2020

Do you want to work for a caring organisation that believes in people?

Do you want to make a difference?

As a Recovery Coordinator with Change Grow Live, you’ll work with people who use our services, helping them get to where they want to be.

The Forth Valley Recovery Service provides a wide range of interventions to individuals affected by substance use. We have bases in Falkirk, Stirling and Alloa as well as providing an assertive outreach approach providing clinics in a wide variety of locations.

The interventions we offer include;

-Harm Reduction Services including IEP, Take Home Naloxone Hepatitis C testing

-Arrest Referral

-Recovery focussed key work including a partnership approach with NHS Forth Valley specialist services and Primary Care.

-Structured counselling in partnership with NHS Forth Valley psychological therapies.

-Recovery Focused interventions in the three prisons in the area in partnership with NHS Forth Valley and Scottish Prison Service.

-Community Rehabilitation which focuses on employability, education and volunteering opportunities.

Responsibilities

CGL Forth Valley Recovery Service

Change Grow Live (CGL) is a voluntary sector organisation providing alcohol and drug, criminal justice and young people’s services across Scotland, England and Wales providing evidence-based interventions and support to anyone looking to live a healthier and happier life.

We currently have a number of exciting posts that we are looking to recruit and as such are looking for motivated, enthusiastic, committed individuals who have experience of working with service users affected by drugs or alcohol to support social re integration, enabling individuals to lead meaningful and purposeful lives: promoting recovery, resilience, peer support and self-determination.

Within Scotland we operate a number of locality-based community and criminal justice services in Edinburgh, Midlothian and West Lothian and are delighted to now be providing The Forth Valley Recovery Service.

Prison Recovery Coordinators

This is an exciting opportunity to work in partnership with Prison based NHS Forth Valley teams to develop a new recovery focused model of service delivery for service users affected by substance use within HMP Glenochil. HMP & YOI Cornton Vale. HMP &YOI Polmont.

Our values are to be compassionate, open and bold. If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you.

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Peer Mentor and Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £22,371 – £25,999
  • Forth Valley - Scotland
  • Closing 5th January 2020

Do you want to work for a caring organisation that believes in people?

Within Scotland we operate a number of locality-based community and criminal justice services in Edinburgh, Midlothian and West Lothian and are delighted to now be providing The Forth Valley Recovery Service.

Do you want to make a difference?

As a Peer Trainer and Coordinator with Change Grow Live, you’ll work with people who use our services, helping them get to where they want to be.

Responsibilities

We currently have a number of exciting posts that we are looking to recruit and as such are looking for motivated, enthusiastic, committed individuals who have experience of working with service users affected by drugs or alcohol to support social re integration, enabling individuals to lead meaningful and purposeful lives: promoting recovery, resilience, peer support and self-determination.

Peer Trainer and Coordinator

This new role will be within our community rehabilitation programme. The successful candidate will coordinate the identification, recruitment, training and management of Volunteers, Service User Reps and Peer Mentors and ensure that service user involvement is fully embedded into all areas of service development and delivery.

The Forth Valley Recovery Service provides a wide range of interventions to individuals affected by substance use. We have bases in Falkirk, Stirling and Alloa as well as providing an assertive outreach approach providing clinics in a wide variety of locations.

The interventions we offer include;

- Harm Reduction Services including IEP, Take Home Naloxone Hepatitis C testing

- Arrest Referral

- Recovery focussed key work including a partnership approach with NHS Forth Valley specialist services and Primary Care.

- Structured counselling in partnership with NHS Forth Valley psychological therapies.

- Recovery Focused interventions in the three prisons in the area in partnership with NHS Forth Valley and Scottish Prison Service.

- Community Rehabilitation which focuses on employability, education and volunteering opportunities.

Our values are to be compassionate, open and bold. If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you.

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