Trainee Addiction Workers

£216 per week
16 Nov 2016
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Trainee Addiction Workers
Pending Funding

Applications are invited from the East and West of Scotland, particularly welcoming applications from Edinburgh.

Do you have a history of addiction?
If you are interested in developing a career in working with people with addiction problems and at time of applying you are either 2 years drug free including substitute prescribing or 2 years free of problematic alcohol use, 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 £216 per week before deductions with a fixed term contract of 30 hours per week for 50 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.

For further details and to download an application pack, visit our website by the “Apply” button on this page.

Closing Date: 2 December 2016

SDF is a registered charity No. SCO 008075