Substance Use Recovery Development Team Leader

  • Full time
  • £28,827 – £31,399
  • Forth Valley
  • Closing 18th August 2022

  • Advertised from 2nd August 2022
  • Full time including evening & weekends (35 hours per week)


We are seeking someone who is passionate and enthusiastic about recovery and who has a good track record in promoting successful recovery development work, peer support and community development initiatives. A self-starter, and a highly skilled communicator, you will be pivotal in developing good links between treatment & support services, Forth Valley Recovery Community (FVRC) and aftercare provision. Employed by Recovery Scotland, you will be comfortable in working with a range of stakeholders to develop and champion a robust recovery orientated system of care that has peer development at its heart.

Length of contract. Initially to 31 March 2024, thereafter to be determined primarily by the availability of funding.

You will

  • Have a recognised professional qualification at a minimum of SVQ level 4
  • Be successful in managing a dedicated staff team
  • Have a good understanding of and familiarity with what works to promote and sustain recovery
  • Be successful in providing evidence-based recovery interventions, and
  • Have an ability to work flexibly and creatively in motivating, supporting and developing people in recovery

Application notes

The application pack is available from Recovery Scotland at enquiries@recoveryscotland, or see attachments below.

If you are interested in this post and wish to have an informal discussion please call Christina Feaks on 07920 234694 or e-mail at

Closing date for submitting applications is Thursday 18 August 2022.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 25 August 2022 in Falkirk.

This post requires an enhanced disclosure

SCO Charity Number SCO23353