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Recovery Coordinator - West Lothian Prisons Service

  • Full time
  • £22,371 – £25,999
  • West Lothian
  • Closing 26th May 2019


  • Advertised from 16th May 2019
  • 37.5 per week
  • CGL3427

Role

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.

Application notes

Application pack available at changegrowlive.org/vacancy/recovery-coordinator-fixed-term-1st-april-2020-west-lothian-prisons-service-edinburgh

Completed applications should be sent to Mark.vance@cgl.org.uk

Please note we do not accept CV’s.

Closing date for all posts: 26th May 2019

Interview Date: 3rd June 2019