Trainee Recovery Worker

Fixed Term Post | 9 months | 30 hours per week

Salary | c £17,500 pa (pro rata fro part time hours)

Location | Kilmarnock, covering East Ayrshire 

Addaction is currently looking to recruit a Trainee Recovery Worker to work within our recovery focused community drug and alcohol service. 

This is a fixed term contract for 9 months with the opportunity to apply for a Recovery Worker position at the end of the contact term. 

This post is for 30 hours per week working from our Kilmarnock office but covering East Ayrshire. 

We are offering an opportunity to join our motivated and experienced team where full training and support to work towards an SVQ Level 2/3 will be provided.

Applications are welcomed from those in recovery and/or those who have been affected by someone else's substance use.

In addition, the successful candidate will have the ability to listen, share information and give and receive advice.  He/she will also be team-orientated, proactive and enthusiastic. 

Please note that all applications must be made via the Addaction web site; CVs will not be accepted. 

We welcome applications from everyone and we value diversity in our workplace. 

For further information about the post please contact Hazel Smith: / 0141 221 8390 


Closing Date for Applications: Friday 30 August 2019 

Interview Dates: Tuesday 24 September 2019 (may be subject to change)

Fixed Term
Contract duration and end date
9 months
Full Time equivalent salary
circa 17,500 pa pro rata for part time hours
Contracted Hours per week
Normal Hours
5 days over Sun to Sat
Allowance Amount / Type
Closing Date
Ref No