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Recovery Worker | 3 Posts

  • Full time or Part time
  • Circa £22,000
  • North West & North East Glasgow
  • Closing 16th December 2018

  • Advertised from 30th November 2018


Addaction is one of the leading national charities providing evidence-based support for substance misuse, mental health and family services across the UK.

We are currently looking to recruit three Recovery Workers to join our Recovery Hubs in North West and North East of Glasgow.

1 x Recovery Worker | North West Glasgow | Permanent Post | circa £22,000

2 x Sessional Recovery Workers | North East & North West Glasgow | £10.88 per hour

Ideally the successful candidates will have outstanding communication skills and the ability to work effectively as a team player in a collaborative and supportive manner. He/she will be someone who thrives under pressure, has good time management and prioritisation skills and can work well with others.

In addition he/she will need to be positive, confident and well organised with experience of working with substance misuse service users in a health, social care or criminal justice setting.

An SVQ Level 3 in Adult Social Care is required as a minimum qualification.

In return we offer excellent benefits and the opportunity to develop your skills within a supportive, compassionate, professional and friendly team.

Working hours | 5 days over 7, Monday – Sunday. Working pattern will be agreed with Service Manager on appointment.

The successful candidate will be required to deliver services within the community so a driving license is essential.

A comprehensive job description and role profile is provided below

Application notes

Please note that all applications must be made via the Addaction web site; CVs will not be accepted.

For further information on this post please contact Hazel Smith, Business Support Manager / 0141 221 8390

Closing Date for Applications: 16 December 2018

Interview Dates: Early January 2019 (may be subject to change)