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Tayside Council on Alcohol

Resource/Support Worker Vacancy

Salary: £24, 328.94 per annum
Terms: 35 hrs per week/Permanent. As part of our family-friendly policy, this post is eligible for our flexible working scheme. TCA would consider job share
Responsible to: Ashton Julien, Angus Locality Manager
Place of Work: TCA Office, Angus, Arbroath
Ref No: 9/22

Brief Description of Duties:
Are you an ambitious, creative and influential practitioner who is passionate about supporting individuals to bring about change in their lives?
The aim of this post is to provide wrap-around support for individuals who are contemplating/in the early stages of accessing medically assisted treatment or other forms of substance use support. The post holder will be required to assess the needs of individuals referred to the service and plan and deliver a proportional response to the presenting issues. They will work with individuals to create positive support networks and address issues such as; housing, benefits and social networks. Work will be delivered through tailored one-to-one input that supports an individual’s personal development and creates pathways to long-term engagement with relevant support services.

While the nature of this role means that TCA welcomes applications from individuals with personal lived experience of substance use and recovery, this is not a role requirement.

Additional Information: More information on the post can be obtained by contacting Ashton.Julien@alcoholtayside.com or by phoning 01241 872989.

An application form and Job Description/Person Spec can be downloaded from the TCA website.

Completed applications should be returned direct by e-mail/post/by hand to Ronnie Ritchie, Tayside Council on Alcohol, The Wishart, 50 Constable Street, Dundee DD4 6AD Telephone: 01382 456012, ronnie.ritchie@alcoholtayside.com. Registered Charity Number SC006511

Please note the closing date for receipt of applications is Mon 18th April 2022 at 9am.

Applicants should note that interviews for this post will be held face to face in the TCA Arbroath office on Monday 25th April 2022.