This vacancy has now closed

Substance Misuse Worker

  • Part time
  • £22,167 – £24,552 pro-rata
  • East and Midlothian
  • Closing 23rd April 2021

  • Advertised from 1st April 2021
  • Salary pending review. 17.5 hours per week


MELD is a community based substance misuse agency providing recovery based services in Midlothian and East Lothian.

MELD is looking for a highly motivated individual who is committed to providing services for individuals with substance misuse issues and who can work effectively as part of a small team and in partnership with statutory services. You will be expected to provide advice, information and support to individuals who are experiencing difficulties with substance misuse and related issues.

A qualification in Health, Education, Social Work or Counselling with demonstrable experience of working with clients who have difficulties with substance misuse, an ability to work in a flexible manner and adhere to a recovery focussed approach and a full driving licence and own transport are essential criteria.

Application notes

Closing date for this post is Friday 23rd April 2021

For further information or to request an application pack contact: Andrew Nicolson, Telephone: 07875 610 113, Email: