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Development Officer - User Involvement

  • Full time
  • £29,946 – £32,618
  • Based in Glasgow
  • Closing 5th August 2019

  • Advertised from 5th July 2019
  • Secondments will be considered


SDF has pioneered and developed peer research as a key part of its user involvement activity. Peer Research allows the voices and experiences of people who have experienced or are experiencing problem substance use to be heard where decisions are being made.

We are looking to recruit a User Involvement Development Officer whose primary focus is to recruit, train, support and sustain a team of peer researcher volunteers.

The Development Officer will work with and support volunteers to undertake both quantitative and qualitative research into aspects of service provision within the addiction field in Scotland.

SDF offer staff excellent terms and conditions. This post is offered on a 35hr working week, with flexi time, pension and generous annual leave and public holidays with a city centre base.

For an informal conversation about any aspect of the role please contact: Jason Wallace, 0141 221 1175

Application notes

Application pack giving full detailed job description and an application form are available on our email: or call: 0141 221 1175.

CVs will not be accepted. No Agencies.

Closing: Monday 5 August at 10am

Interviews: 14 August 2019

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