MELD is a community based substance misuse agency serving Midlothian and East Lothian.
MELD is recruiting 2 x East Lothian GP Outreach Peer Support Workers in East Lothian. The successful candidates will have a lived experience of substance issues (drugs or alcohol) and be at least 1 year free from problematic substance misuse. The successful candidates will join a team offering both one to one, groupwork and motivational support to those affected by substance misuse issues at various locations across East Lothian. The MELD Peer Support Workers will also have an understanding of substance misuse and related services, the ability to work in a flexible manner and adhere to a recovery and harm reduction approach.
These positions will require certain qualification and experiences.
Closing date: Fri 28th February 2020
Open Information Session
If you would like to find out more information about these posts please come along to our Open Information Sessions at:
Starfish Recovery Café, Our Lady of Loretto Church, 17 Newbigging, Musselburgh EH21 7AJ between 11am and 1pm on Wednesday 15th February 2020 or,
Horizons Recovery Café, Dalkeith Baptist Church, North Wynd, Dalkeith EH22 1JE between 11am and 1pm on Friday 17th February 2020.