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Gambling Treatment Practitioner (Scotland North & South Lanarkshire)

  • Full time
  • Circa £26,000
  • Scotland, North & South Lanarkshire
  • Closing 11th April 2022


  • Advertised from 22nd March 2022
  • Salary: Circa £26K dependent on experience. Permanent. 35 hours per week

Role

GamCare is the UK’s leading provider of information, advice and support for anyone affected by gambling-related harms. Our expert services are confidential and non-judgemental.

GamCare is now looking to recruit a Treatment Practitioner to work with clients across Lanarkshire.

You will be working with problem gamblers and others affected by problem gambling to support them. You will also work with and develop networks with strategic and local partners, including a focus on referral pathways.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Providing face to face and online advice, assessment, brief or structured interventions and group programmes to help clients achieve their recovery goals
  • Providing case management and working within an integrated care pathway
  • Ensuring safeguarding issues are managed effectively.

You should have experience in individual client work in the field of addictions, mental health or a social care setting, with adults or young people.

You will form part of our enthusiastic clinical treatment team working from several locations across Scotland. You should be versatile and adaptable and committed to on-going development.

The post is full time, with the majority of working Monday-Friday 0900-1700, with some flexibility required for evening and occasional Saturday working.

This role is office based, however we are open to people working, when the role allows, from home. This role will require travel to other locations including across the areas covered by the service noted above. Working arrangements can be discussed further at the interview stage.

You will need to ensure that you have a confidential space within your home to work from, a home working risk assessment will be carried out by your line manager.

This post is subject to an enhanced PVG check.

Application notes

Closing date for applications: Monday 11 April 2022 at 9am

Interviews will be held via video conference week commencing Monday 18th April 2022

To apply, please go onto the GamCare website and complete an Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Survey.

If you would like acknowledgement that your application has been received, please ensure the application is attached and put the following subject in your email: Job application: <Treatment Practitioner (Scotland, North & South Lanarkshire) > Please note that if the subject is not correct, you may not receive a confirmation.

For further information, please contact Lisa Patton, Team Leader lisa.patton@gamcare.org.uk

Application forms forwarded to this email will not be accepted.

Please note we do not accept CVs.

Previous applicants need not apply.

GamCare is committed to processing your personal data fairly, lawfully and transparently in line with GDPR. For further information on GamCare’s recruitment privacy notice please refer to our website.

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