This vacancy has now closed

Drug and Alcohol Project Worker

  • Full time
  • £20,071 – £20,637
  • Perth
  • Closing 9th October 2020

  • Advertised from 23rd September 2020
  • 37 Hours Per Week
  • Permanent
  • HH20/097


Tayside Community Recovery Service provides one-to-one and group support to individuals and families affected by drug and alcohol addiction. We use an asset based approach to support people to make positive changes to improve their wellbeing. We provide support to reduce the impact of drug and alcohol addiction on individuals, families and the wider community.

We are looking to recruit a Project Worker to join our Drug and Alcohol Community Recovery Service.

The Project Worker will:

  • Provide one-to-one support and deliver group activities that will motivate people to make positive changes in their lives and support their recovery from drug and alcohol dependence;
  • Work closely with those in recovery to develop activities and initiatives that support people to be active in their local community and build new skills to move on with their lives.

You Will

  • Be educated to SCQF Level 7, SVQ3 or equivalent in a relevant subject;
  • Have experience of working with people on a one-to-one basis as well as experience in designing and facilitating groups;
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Have experience of working in partnership with a range of agencies to support an individual;
  • Be self-motivated and able to work under your own initiative in community settings.

Application notes

Closing Date: Friday 9th October 2020

Interview Date: Friday 23rd October 2020

To find out more and to apply, please visit our website.