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Trainee Addiction Workers

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Various Locations
  • Closing 4th August 2020


  • Advertised from 23rd July 2020
  • We offer £8.21 per hour before deductions with a fixed term contract of 30 hours per week for 39 weeks.

Role

NUMBER OF PLACES DEPENDENT ON FUNDING - POSTS AVAILABLE IN NORTH LANARKSHIRE, FIFE & EAST AYRSHIRE.

Do you have a history of addiction?

If you are interested in developing a career working with people who have drug and alcohol problems and you are either 2 years drug free, including substitute prescribing or 2 years free of problematic alcohol use by the end of July 2020, we’d like to hear from you.

Scottish Drugs Forum’s award-winning Addiction Worker Training Project (AWTP) is a unique initiative which supports, trains, and prepares individuals with a history of problematic drug and alcohol use to work in Social Care.

We offer £8.21 per hour before deductions with a fixed term contract of 30 hours per week for 39 weeks. Trainees will undertake placements in social care agencies and will study towards an SVQ 2 in Social Services and Health Care. Full training and support will be provided.

Application notes

For further details and an application pack, please contact Admin at SDF, Tel: 0141 221 1175 or email: michael@sdf.org.uk or download an application pack from our website: sdf.org.uk

Closing date: 4th August 2020 at 12 noon. Interviews will take place on the week of 10th August via digital platform.

SDF is a registered charity No. SCO 008075