Recruiting | Targeted Youth Support Drug & Alcohol Worker

Now in our 35th year, BDP is an expert and energetic charity working with more than 4,000 people a year, in a vibrant city with an increasingly diverse population.

With over 20 years’ experience of providing services for children and young people we are
working in partnership with Creative Youth Network as part of Bristol’s Targeted Youth
Service, providing specialist support for young people affected by their own or a family
members drug or alcohol use.

Based in the East Central Hub, you will be part of a youth work team, including other
specialist staff covering wellbeing and healthy relationships. As part of this integrated
approach you will identify, engage and support young people through 1:1 and small group
work; be a resource for colleagues and partners; and provide training and day to day
consultancy. You will also provide the pathway for young people into drug and alcohol
treatment services. If you are passionate about working with young people and
substance use, assertive in reaching all young people in need, have excellent
organisational skills and are able to work well in a partnership setting, this is for you.

Candidates must have access to their own transport.

To apply and for more information please download the application pack here:

Please submit your completed application pack by email to

For any queries please email or call on 01179876000.

Closing dates for applications: Monday 26thth April 2021 at Midday