Gambling Treatment Practitioners (Scotland North & South Lanarkshire)

  • Full time
  • £25,000 – £28,000
  • Scotland, North & South Lanarkshire
  • Closing 7th October 2021


  • Advertised from 10th September 2021
  • Salary dependent on experience. Permanent. 35 hours per week

Role

GamCare is the leading UK provider of information, advice, support and treatment for anyone concerned about their own or someone else’s gambling. Our expert services are confidential and non-judgemental.

GamCare is now looking to recruit two Treatment Practitioners to work within our new problem gambling treatment services within the Central Belt area and Glasgow. This service will work closely with The RCA Trust, our partner which provides gambling treatment in other areas of Scotland.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Providing face to face and telephone advice, assessment, brief or structured interventions and groups work to help people achieve their goals
  • Ensuring safeguarding issues are managed effectively
  • Work in partnership with other local services

You should have significant experience in individual client work in the field of addictions, mental health or a social care setting with adults or young people. You should be flexible in using a range of low and high-intensity interventions and modalities including Cognitive Behavioural (CBT) tools.

You will form part of an enthusiastic team working from several locations. Our service will be based in the cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh.

We are looking for individuals to work full time which will include some evenings and possible Saturdays.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check

Application notes

For further information, please contact Max Gogerty, Senior Services Manager max.gogerty@gamcare.org.uk

Previous applicants need not apply.

Please note we do not accept CVs.

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

Closing date for applications: close of play on Thursday 7th October 2021

Interviews will be held via video conference


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