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Gambling Treatment Practitioners

  • Full time
  • £25,000 – £28,000
  • Central Belt, Glasgow & Edinburgh
  • Closing 15th June 2020

  • Advertised from 22nd May 2020
  • 35 hours per week. Salary: £25,000 – £28,000 Dependent on experience. Permanent.


GamCare is the UK’s leading provider of information, advice and support for anyone affected by gambling-related harms.

GamCare is now looking to recruit Treatment Practitioners to work within our new problem gambling treatment services within the Central Belt. 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

To apply, please complete the following Equal Opportunities Monitoring Survey and send to

Equal Opportunities Survey

Application form and Job Description are attached below or available on our website

For further information, please contact Candice Donn, (Head of Clinical Services) at

Previous applicants need not apply

Please note we do not accept CVs

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 – Central Belt >

Please note that if the subject is not correct, you may not receive a confirmation

Closing date for applications: Monday 15 June at 9.00 am

Interviews will be held via video conference