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Substance Use Recovery Development Team Leader

  • Part time
  • £32,185 – £33,677 pro-rata
  • Airdrie (On site)
  • Closing 11th April 2024

  • Advertised from 28th March 2024
  • 21 hours per week including occasional evening and weekends


We are seeking a part time Team Leader who is passionate and enthusiastic about recovery and who has a good track record in promoting successful recovery development work, peer support and community development initiatives.

A self-starter, and a highly skilled communicator, you will be pivotal in developing good links between treatment & support services, North Lanarkshire Recovery Community (NLRC) and aftercare provision. Employed by Recovery Scotland, you will be comfortable in working with a range of stakeholders to develop and champion a robust recovery orientated system of care that has peer development at its heart.

Length of contract: Initially to 31 March 2026, thereafter to be determined primarily by the availability of funding and the performance of the post holder.

You will:

  • Have a recognised professional qualification at a minimum of SVQ level 4
  • Have a demonstrable experience in managing a dedicated staff team
  • Have a good understanding of and familiarity with what works to promote and sustain recovery
  • Be successful in providing evidence-based recovery interventions, and
  • Have an ability to work flexibly and creatively in motivating, supporting and developing people in recovery

Application notes

For the application pack please contact Recovery Scotland on or download from below.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Narek Bido on 07920 234687 or

Closing date for submitting applications is Thursday 11 April 2024.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 17th April 2024 in Recovery Scotland office 20a Hallcraig Street, Airdrie, ML6 6AH