We are a dedicated and energetic organisation with over 30 years’ experience supporting people in Bristol.

As one of our four trainees, you will gain fantastic experience – engaging people in treatment or supporting people to detox and engage with their communities. You’ll also complete a recognised qualification, supported by a local training provider.

If you are interested in helping people make the changes they seek, have a solid understanding of the barriers people experiencing problems with drugs and alcohol face, and possess good communication skills (written and verbal) this may be for you. Fluency in a language in addition to English is desirable.


This opportunity is specifically for people with a history of problematic drug and/or alcohol use who have been recently engaged with treatment services and who face significant barriers to employment such as:

Positions: Four
Type: Full Time
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: £15,385.00 per annum
Closing Date: Noon on 9th March 2018
Interview Date: Week commencing 19th March 2018
Reference: ECDLT2018

For an informal discussion please contact Emma Wells, Engagement Service Manager on 0117 987 6002 or email emma.wells@bdp.org.uk.

If you would like to apply please download the Application Pack below, or contact Liam Perkins-Edge on 0117 987 6004 or e-mail recruitment@bdp.org.uk for an application pack.

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