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Peer Recovery Development Worker (Substance Use)

  • Part time
  • £21,330 – £23,700 pro-rata
  • Dundee
  • Closing 19th October 2020

  • Advertised from 10th September 2020
  • 21 hours, Fixed term for 1 year


Working within our Mental Health Engagement and Involvement Programme, you will support adults who are in recovery from problematic alcohol and / or drug use to contribute to peer recovery in their communities, volunteering placements, and employment.

You will have a good working knowledge of issues relating to mental health and substance use, and be committed to supporting peer recovery.

We are looking for a confident, flexible and creative team player, who is experienced in supporting adults to overcome multiple barriers to employment.

You will be required to join the PVG scheme.

This post is being re-advertised. Previous applicants need not re-apply.

Application notes

CVs are not accepted.

An application pack can be downloaded below or from DVVA’s website or email:

Closing date for applications: 12 noon on Monday 19 October 2020.

Interviews are expected to be held w/c 26 October 2020.

Dundee Volunteer and Voluntary Action strives to be an equal opportunities employer.

Dundee Volunteer and Voluntary Action Ltd

Scottish Charity No: SC000487