Support Worker (Building Positive Pathways)

Vacancy posted: Thursday, 6 October 2016

Salary: 18,441 - 19,959 Pro rata
Location: Glasgow

Role:               Support Worker (Building Positive Pathways)

Salary:             £18,441 - £19,959 Pro rata

Hours:            6 months fixed term with potential for extending.

                        Part time – 14 hours per week

The Support Worker will support the Service Coordinator to develop an Integrated Community Hub for individuals and their families experiencing alcohol-related problems.  This will include  ensuring service users have access to trauma-informed health-promoting activities, skills development and links to other services as appropriate. 

The Support Worker’s main responsbilility will be to provide safe, effective tiered support for Survivors and their families experiencing alcohol-related problems.  The support service will ensure Survivors have a clear pathway through services.

We are looking for people who have an understanding of a person-centred approach, have excellent listening skills and are empathic and non-judgemental.  Previous experience of working within a therapeutic setting would be an advantage.

This is an exciting opportunity to develop this service with the commitment of the organisation, as well as guidance and expertise provided by a steering group.

Organisation Profile:

Glasgow Council on Alcohol is a leading provider of alcohol support and has been providing a range of award winning services across Glasgow and surrounding areas for over 50 years and has an excellent reputation for partnership working and a proven track record of helping individuals to achieve their goals. 

For an application pack, please click on apply and send a covering email (No CV’s please)               

Please note: A PVG membership will be required for this post.  This will be arranged by Glasgow Council on Alcohol.

Closing date for applications:         Tuesday 25th October 2016 12 noon

Interview Date:                                  Thursday 3rd November 2016

Appointment Date:                           November 2016 or by negotiation

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Contact Name Recruitment Team
Telephone 0141 353 1800
Contact Instructions For an application pack, please click on apply and send a covering email (No CVs please)
Address 2nd Floor
14 North Claremont Street
G3 7LE

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