Current Vacancies

Substance Misuse Worker 

1x Full-time (35 hours); 1x Part-time (17.5 hours)

Salary: £22,167 - £24,522; pro-rata for part-time

MELD is looking for highly motivated individuals who are committed to providing services for individuals with substance misuse issues and who can work effectively as part of a small 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.

 

A qualification in Health, Education, Social Work 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.

 

Midlothian Justice Services Worker

Full-time (35 hours); Salary: £22,167 - £24,522

MELD is looking for a highly motivated individual who is committed to providing services for individuals with substance misuse issues and who can work effectively as part of a small team and in partnership with statutory services. You will be expected to provide support and advice to support the recovery of offenders with substance misuse issues, referred to the service from Midlothian Justice Social Work.

 

The purpose of the support will be to reduce the harm associated with substance misuse and promote recovery and positive lifestyle changes and reduce the level of related offending

 

A qualification in Health, Education, Social Work 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.

 

For a full job description and application pack for any of these posts, please contact Andrew Nicolson at office@meld-drugs.org.uk or 07875 610 113.

Promoting Recovery from Drug and Alcohol Misuse

Mid & East Lothian Drugs

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