Jobs in Scotland

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Scottish Drugs Forum

Trainee Addiction Worker

Accepting applicants from Glasgow City and surrounding areas (Greater Glasgow), East Ayrshire, Edinburgh, Lothians and Fife – Pending Funding

Closing date: 31st January 2019

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 two years free of problematic alcohol use by the end of February 2019, 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.

Full training and support will be provided.

For further details and an application pack, please contact Admin at SDF.

Tel: 0141 221 1175 or email: Michael@sdf.org.uk

or, Download the Application Pack here….

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Glasgow Alcohol and Drug Recovery Services

Project Support Manager – Drug Death Prevention

Glasgow Alcohol and Drug Recovery Services provide a range of support, treatment and care to individuals with alcohol and drug dependence issues. This is an exciting new opportunity for a suitably qualified, experienced individual to support the work of the ADP Drug Harm Group and to contribute to all elements of the drug death prevention work, including peer naloxone training and supply.

Location: Glasgow

Salary: £23,113 to £29,905

Contract: Full Time – Fixed Term (2 Years)

Closing Date: 18 January 2019


Glasgow East Women’s Aid

Survivor Trauma, Abuse and Addictions Worker

Glasgow East Women’s Aid is a small charity delivering a range of high quality services to prevent and respond to domestic violence and abuse against women and children living within the East End of Glasgow. The role of the Trauma, Abuse and Addictions Worker is to support women who are experiencing co-occurring domestic abuse and substance misuse issues. This is a new role for Glasgow East Women’s Aid (GEWA).

Salary: £26,742 plus £2,127 out of hours allowance per annum

Hours of work:  35 per week

Closing Date: 9am on Monday 21 January 2019.

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