Recruiting | Drug & Alcohol Treatment Worker

Full Time37.5 hours per week (fixed term until March 2025 but with extension likely)
Closing DateMonday 19th February
Interview DateWednesday 28th February
Job ReferenceDATW

The role:

Based in GP surgeries, you will support people to make the changes they want to make, whilst facilitating access to Opioid Substitution Therapy. You will be able to build a rapport quickly and be passionate about getting the best out of people. You will have excellent organisational skills and be able to manage a busy diary in a job where no two days are the same. You will be part of a warm and supportive team, whilst managing your own caseload and working as part of multi-disciplinary teams in both GP surgeries and BDP’s offices.

Key Responsibilities:

What we are looking for:

About BDP:

BDP has been supporting the people of Bristol around their drug and/or alcohol use for the past 37 years. We are committed to providing accessible and appropriate support for anyone who needs it and to reduce the harms caused by drugs and/or alcohol.

Workers at BDP come from diverse backgrounds and experiences, but all share a drive to make a difference in the lives of the people we work with. Our workers’ values come above their job history or qualifications. If you share our attitudes, we can teach you the skills needed for the job. The BDP Treatment Team is one of the largest and longest-established primary care ­based services in the UK, supporting more than 1800 people at any one time.

What we offer:

How to apply

Please download the job description and advert here:

Drug & Alcohol Treatment Worker – Job PackDownload

Then visit our Application Hub to find our application form and other helpful information to support your application.


For an informal chat about this role, please get in touch with Shane Mitchell or Liana Telfer on 0117 987 6018.

If you have questions regarding the application process or need some support in completing your application, please email or call 0117 987 6000 and ask for recruitment.

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