Recovery Worker

  • Full time or Part time
  • £22,000
  • Glasgow North West Recovery Hub
  • Closing 19th July 2020


  • Advertised from 30th June 2020
  • 1 x 37.5 hours permanent 1 x 22.5 hours permanent

Role

With regard to the current COVID-19 restrictions, we are continuing to deliver our services where at all possible bearing in mind social/physical distancing. Our recruitment will also be completed remotely to ensure we adhere to any government guidance.

All applicants will need to provide evidence of their right to work in the UK before we can confirm unconditional offers of employment.

We are With You is one of the leading national charities providing evidence-based support for substance use, mental health and family services across the UK.

We are currently looking to recruit enthusiastic and dynamic Recovery Workers to join our Recovery Hub in North West Glasgow.

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 people in a recovery, health, social care or criminal justice setting.

An SVQ Level 3 in Social Services and Health Care is required as a minimum qualification and registration with the SSC will be required.

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

Working hours will be as follows: full time hours will be 5 days over 7, Monday – Sunday and the part time hours will be 3 days over 7, Monday - Sunday. The working pattern will be agreed with the 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 with this advert.

At We Are With You we offer excellent benefits and the opportunity to develop your skills within a supportive, compassionate, professional and friendly team.

Benefits of working with We Are With You

● 28 days holiday plus a bank holiday allowance (pro rata for part time staff)

● Enhanced employer pension contribution

● Death in service benefit scheme

● Flexible working patterns to help with work life balance

● Training and development opportunities

● 24/7 access to employee assistance programme

● Cycle to work scheme

Information about us and our recruitment processes

We invest in people; silver accredited.

We are an equal opportunities employer and have committed to promoting equality and diversity in all areas of our work. Although we welcome applications from all sections of the community we are only able to employ those who have the legal right to work in the UK.

Application notes

Please note that all applications must be made via the Addaction web site; CVs will not be accepted. Once you reach the Addaction site, click on the job vacancies link at the foot of the page and search for the vacancy by selecting Scotland in the region search box.

Please note that unless the current restrictions imposed by COVID-19 are changed, video interviews will need to take place, so access to a laptop with audio and camera facilities will be necessary.

If you would like further information regarding this position please contact Hazel Smith / hazel.smith@wearewithyou.org.uk / 07587 129 732

Closing Date for Applications: 19th July 2020

Interview Dates: Week beginning 27th July 2020 (may be subject to change)