Vacancy posted: Monday, 18 Jun 2012
Work Location: Brunton House, Cowdenbeath Hours: 36 hrs/wk Duration: March 2015 Salary: £29,208 - £32,400
Fife ADP is a strategic partnership responsible for the joint planning and commissioning of local services. You will have a lead role in developing and implementing outcome focussed strategies and action plans to promote recovery and reduce the impact of substance misuse in Fife.
You will be involved in joint commissioning and performance monitoring processes to ensure people affected by substance misuse have effective and accessible substance misuse services available to them. The post also involves:
- assisting drug and alcohol agencies to develop and improve their services and respond to changing needs and patterns of substance misuse.
- developing, co-ordinating and carrying out public and user consultation, community engagement and research on substance misuse
You should have substantial experience in a similar post, be educated to degree level or equivalent and be competent in the use of Micorsoft Office applications.
Job Reference: FIF005266
Closing Date: 29-Jun-2012
About Fife Council
We employ 20,000 people to provide 900 different services to 360,000 people and, we have one of the highest overall customer satisfaction ratings for a Council in the UK. The services we provide range from education, social work, housing, and community services to transportation, looking after the environment and developing the economy. We are a large organisation and have a wide range of job roles from teachers, social care workers, community education workers, and planners, to support roles, like accountancy, IT and HR, not to mention communications and marketing, and law. We operate the Positive about Disabled People scheme, commonly known as the 'double tick scheme', as we are committed to employing and supporting disabled people and offer a guaranteed interview to any applicant who considers him/herself to be disabled and who meets the minimum essential criteria for the post. If you're looking for a real career challenge, you'll find it here in Fife!