Job Vacancies

Current Job Vacancies

 

Substance Misuse Worker; Full-time (35 hrs) Salary: £23,359 – £26,279

Substance Misuse Worker; Part-time (21 hours; 2 year contract)

Salary: £23,359 – £26,279 (pro-rata £14,015 – £15,676)

MELD is looking for two highly motivated individuals to join our expanding recovery service.  We are recruiting people who are committed to providing services for individuals with substance misuse issues, who can work effectively as part of a dynamic team and in partnership with statutory services.  You will be expected to provide advice, information and support to individuals who are experiencing difficulties with substance misuse and related issues.  An appropriate qualification in Health, any of the Social Sciences or Counselling with demonstrable experience of working with clients who have difficulties with substance misuse, an ability to work in a flexible manner and adhere to a recovery focussed approach and a full driving licence and own transport are essential criteria.

Closing Date: 23 July 2021

Interview Date: W/B 2 August 2021

Download the full job description for each of these roles below.

For further information or to request an application pack for any of these posts please contact:

Carla Slight

Email: CarlaSlight@meld-drugs.org.uk

Family Support Worker; Part-time (17.5 hours)

Salary: £23,359 – £26,279 (pro-rata £11,679 – £13,139)

MELD is looking for a Family Support Worker to offer one to one support and group work in East Lothian to family, friends and significant others affected by someone’s drug or alcohol misuse.  An appropriate qualification in Health, any of the Social Sciences or Counselling with demonstrable experience of working with substance misusing clients or their families and an ability to work in a flexible manner are essential criteria.

Closing Date: 23 July 2021

Interview Date: W/B 2 August 2021

Download the full job description for each of these roles below.

 For further information or to request an application pack for any of these posts please contact:

Carla Slight

Email: CarlaSlight@meld-drugs.org.uk

Alternative Email: polinaignatova@meld-drugs.org.uk

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MELD (Midlothian)

Number 11, 11 St. Andrew Street, Dalkeith EH22 1AL

​Tel: 07843 339 958

Email: office@meld-drugs.org.uk

MELD (East Lothian)

The Esk Centre, Ladywell Way, Musselburgh EH21 6AB

​Tel: 07843 339 958

Email: office@meld-drugs.org.uk