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Peer Recovery Development Worker

  • Full time
  • £21,330 – £23,700
  • Dundee
  • Closing 15th July 2019


  • Advertised from 2nd July 2019
  • 35 hours per week

Role

Dundee Voluntary Action is a leading, trusted and flourishing organisation, working to make a difference to lives of people and communities in the city.

Previous applicants will be reconsidered and need not reapply.

As a key resource for the successful Making Recovery Real in Dundee partnership, you will promote and build capacity for peer recovery practice in mental health and wellbeing. This role involves developing and supporting Dundee Peer Recovery Network and collaborating with partners and peers to develop and deliver training. You will encourage and facilitate the sustainable growth of informal, volunteering, and paid peer recovery roles in mental health organisations and in communities across Dundee.

As a key resource for the successful Making Recovery Real in Dundee partnership, you will promote and build capacity for peer recovery practice in mental health and wellbeing. This role involves developing and supporting Dundee Peer Recovery Network and collaborating with partners and peers to develop and deliver training. You will encourage and facilitate the sustainable growth of informal, volunteering, and paid peer recovery roles in mental health organisations and in communities across Dundee.

DVA strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is an admitted body to the Tayside Pension Fund.

Application notes

Application packs can be downloaded from dva.scot or email: lynnefindlay@dva.scot

Closing date for all posts: Monday 15 July at 5pm

Interview date: Wednesday 7 August 2019

DVA strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is an admitted body to the Tayside Pension Fund.