FVRC Recovery Worker

  • Full time or Part time
  • £22,255 – £23,610
  • On site: Falkirk
  • Closing 23rd July 2024

  • Advertised from 9th July 2024
  • A Full-time (35 hours per week) or a Part-time post (17.5 hours per week). This is a limited term post until 31 March 2026 with the possibility of further extension depending on the availability of funds and the performance of the post holder.


Are you passionate about recovery from alcohol and/or drug use or other addictive behaviours? Do you live in Forth Valley? Do you want to be part of a vibrant recovery community? If so, please read on…

Recovery Scotland is a charity dedicated to providing a range of services for people affected by addictions. We provide opportunities to help people change their addictive behaviours, engage with recovery communities and fulfil their aspirations. We are champions of developing local recovery communities.

We are looking to appoint a Recovery Worker to provide recovery focussed activities within Forth Valley.

You will be passionate and enthusiastic about recovery. You will have a good understanding of the impact that substance use can have on individuals, families and communities and you will be familiar with what works to promote and sustain recovery from addiction. An ability to work flexibly and creatively in motivating, supporting and encouraging people in recovery is required.

The post require an enhanced disclosure. Successful candidate must undertake a satisfactory Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme Record for Restricted Work with Protected Adults.

Application notes

For an application pack please contact Recovery Scotland at enquiries@recoveryscotland.org.uk or download the pack below.

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 23rd July at 13:00pm

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 30th July 2024

SCO Charity Number SCO23353