Asset Coach - Personal Transition Service
EDP Drug & Alcohol Services is a high performing charity providing a range of services, primarily to people with drug and alcohol problems across Devon and Dorset. EDP works with specialist partners from all sectors and promotes a system-based, value-driven approach to supporting people with complex lives.
The below role will be based in our Devon community service Together Drug & Alcohol is provided by a partnership of EDP Drug & Alcohol Services, Devon Doctors and Devon Partnership NHS Trust, supported by the Devon Together Alliance. Our mission is: To open doors for people affected by substance misuse so they can improve their lives and those of their families and communities.
Mayday Trust Asset Coach x2 (Personal Transition Service)
Reference number: 37.18
Hours: Full Time 35 hrs
Salary: £18,500 to £23,000 per annum depending on experience
Contract: 3 Year Fixed Term
The Personal Transition Service (PTS) in Partnership with Mayday Trust specialises in supporting individuals through difficult life transitions, such as homelessness, leaving prison, leaving care or institutions, with no support network or connections.
This role is about building relationships, and purpose, to inspire and give strength to others, to support in finding solutions rather than focusing on problems.
As an Asset Coach you will be working 1-1 with individuals, providing coaching on how to transition back into the community and facilitate their individual development on this. You will also assist and manage volunteers in supporting people to build up new positive relationships that will then provide opportunities for them to develop their talents and networks within their local community.
We are looking for candidates who will have a positive and influential attitude and be passionate about empowering people to reach their potential.
Closing date for applications is noon on 17th August 2018
There will be an assessment day in Exeter for this position on a date to be confirmed.
Please ensure that you quote reference number 37.18 on your application.
TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION:
If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply' button to be directed to the EDP website where you can download the information pack and application form.
Please note that CVs will not be accepted without the completed application forms.
EDP is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment.
Candidates are subject to additional checks including DBS (to the appropriate level) and prison vetting – details will be specified as part of the vacancy details. Outcomes of these additional checks will be considered before any offer/appointment is confirmed.
No agencies please.