Support Worker

Substance and Alcohol Abuse

Posted: 14 June 2019

Job Salary: £9.00 - £10.00 per hour
Job Type: Part-Time
Contract: Temporary
Closing Date: 14 July 2019

Homelessness and Substance Misuse Support Worker

Your new company
Have you ever wanted to make a difference in someones life? Are you someone who thrives to help others in a positive and motivating way? If so and you have experience in working with homelessness and substance misuse we want to hear from you!
You will be working for a well known charity based in Edinburgh helping people who are homeless and who are in need of emotional and physical support.

What youll need to succeed

You will be an experienced support worker who has worked with extremely challenging behaviour and be able to adapt to challenging situations you may face while working with vulnerable adults who are homeless and who have mental health issues which have led to substance abuse. You must be well equipt and work on your feet to help run and manage individuals in a positive way striving for positive outcomes.

Candidate must have an SVQ Health and Social Care qualification, have first aid training and a PVG check will be required.

Please apply now for consideration.

What you need to do now
If youre interested in this role, click apply now to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isnt quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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