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Mentor / Resource Worker, Mentoring for Men service

  • Full time
  • £20,729 – £25,552
  • TCA Office, Perth and covering Perthshire.
  • Closing 24th November 2023

  • Advertised from 31st October 2023
  • Salary: £11.39 per hour or £14.04 per hour dependent on qualifications/experience. 35 hrs per week. This is a fixed term post for 18 months. As part of our family friendly policy this post is eligible for our flexible working scheme. TCA would consider job share
  • Ref No: 23/23


Are you an ambitious, creative, and influential practitioner who is passionate about supporting individuals to bring about change in their lives?

As a Mentor/Resource Worker, you will be responsible for implementing a range of interventions and support measures as part of an integrated package of social support. The support service is specifically designed to address the complex needs of men who are involved in the Community Justice System. You will work systemically in delivering a relationship-based programme where frequency, tenacity and creativity are central.

You will work with individuals to create positive support networks and address issues such as; housing, benefits, and social networks. Work will be delivered through tailored one-to-one input that supports individual’s personal development and creates pathways to long-term engagement with relevant support services.

While the nature of this role means that TCA welcomes applications from individuals with personal lived experience of substance use and recovery, this is not a role requirement.

Additional Information: - More information on the post can be obtained by contacting or by phoning 01738 580336.

Application notes

An application form and Job Description/Person Spec can be downloaded from the TCA website

Completed applications should be returned direct by e-mail/post/by hand to Ronnie Ritchie, Tayside Council on Alcohol, The Wishart, 50 Constable Street, Dundee DD4 6AD Telephone: 01382 456012, Registered Charity Number SC006511

Please note closing date for receipt of applications is 12pm Friday 24th November 2023

Applicants should note that interviews for this post will be held face to face in the TCA Perth office on Friday 1st December 2023.

Applicants selected for interview shall be notified by phone/email on Friday 24th November.