addiction

Job: Trainee Addiction Workers, Scottish Drugs Forum – August 9

Do you have a history of addiction?

If you are interested in developing a career in the drug and alcohol field, and you are either two years drug free (including substitute prescribing) or two years free of problematic alcohol use by the August 9 2019, we’d like to hear from you.

This is an exciting opportunity to join Scottish Drugs Forum’s award-winning Addiction Worker Training Project (AWTP) – a unique initiative which supports, trains, and prepares people with a history of drug and alcohol problems 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 work placements in social care agencies and will study towards an SVQ 2 in Social Services and Health Care. Full training and a comprehensive package of support will be provided.

Applications are invited from people living in the Dumfries and Galloway area

CVs will not be accepted. No Agencies.

£8.21 per hour before deductions with a fixed term contract of 30 hours per week for 39 weeks.

For further details please contact Lewis Boddy, Dumfries and Galloway AWTP Co-ordination and Development Officer: 07990 043717

For an application pack, please contact Admin at SDF Tel: 0141 221 1175 or email: Michael@sdf.org.uk

Download an application pack from our website: sdf.org.uk/jobs

SDF is a registered charity No. SCO008075