Recovery House Support Worker

AP2 – £18,625 – £20,159 (for 35 hour week) + sleepover allowance

 + contributory Pension Scheme

Hours of work: Rotating 6 week shift pattern averaging out at 35 hours per week covering day, evening and sleepover shifts over 7 days.

Alternatives in partnership with West Dunbartonshire Council Housing Services have been awarded funding to develop and deliver a 7 day residential programme for individuals attempting to maintain a drug free lifestyle.

This award from the Big Lottery Fund will support the Safe as House Project, a 12 bedded supported accommodation to offer intense support alongside our community based support services.

Job Purpose:

To support the day to day running of the Recovery House Programme aimed at promoting positive alternatives to drug use and stability in the community.

This will involve working with individuals and families affected by drug misuse, collaboration with partner organisations and assisting in the implementation of the Safe as Houses Recovery Programmes.

Alternatives Application Form
Application Guidance Notes
Recovery House Support Worker Post Job Description
RH – Alternatives Information Sheet


PVG Scheme Membership is required for this post

Alternatives operates an Equal Opportunities Policy.

Completed Applications to be returned by Wednesday 23rd December @ 1300hrs