Recovery Worker

  • Part time
  • £21,240 pro-rata
  • Dumfries & Galloway
  • Closing 20th June 2021


  • Advertised from 7th June 2021
  • This a permanent part time role for 22.5 hours (3 days) per week.
  • REQ00644

Role

We are currently looking to recruit an enthusiastic and dynamic Recovery Worker to join our team in Dumfries & Galloway.

Recovery Workers in the Dumfries & Galloway are responsible for providing 1:1 support and group work for people affected by substance use, in addition to closely working with our partners

What we’re looking for

Ideally the successful candidate will have outstanding communication skills and the ability to work effectively as a team player in a collaborative and supportive manner. You will be someone who thrives under pressure, has good time management and prioritisation skills and can work well with others.

In addition you 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 SSSC will be required.

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

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

Further information

The successful applicant will be subject to a PVG check.

Application notes

Interviews will be held on 28 June 2021.

For more information contact Chris Walker, Service Manager on 01387 263 208. Please quote the reference number in all correspondence.

Applications for this post must be made via our website here

About We Are With You

Everyone should feel comfortable getting the support they need.

We work and support people and their 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.