Recovery Workers

  • Full time or Part time
  • Circa £22,000
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 27th January 2021


  • Advertised from 13th January 2021
  • REQ00385

Role

Everyone should feel comfortable getting the support they need for issues with drugs, alcohol or mental health.

We work with people on their own goals, whether that’s staying safe and healthy, making small changes or stopping an unwanted habit altogether.

We give people support in a way that’s right for them either face to face, in their local service, community or online.

We provide a free and confidential service without judgement to more than 100,000 people a year.

We use our expertise to improve the help available and raise awareness around drugs, alcohol and mental health so that more people can get support.

We Are With You.

We are currently looking to recruit enthusiastic and dynamic Recovery Workers to join our Recovery Hubs in Glasgow in both a full time and part time capacity. You must be motivated to work as part of a thriving and diverse team, ensuring recovery opportunities are available for individuals at any point in their recovery journey. Fundamentally, you will strive to work collaboratively with stakeholders, ensuring that the principles of a Recovery Oriented System of Care and true person centred practice are at the heart of all that we do.

What we’re looking for

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 essential.

The successful candidate will be required to deliver services within the community so a driving license is essential.

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

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

Further information about this job

We have permanent full time and part time roles available.

For any queries relating to the application process please email us at workwithus@wearewithyou.org.uk

Application notes

Please note that all applications must be made via the We Are With You website, CVs will not be accepted. Our Job reference number is REQ00385 and the link to the role is here