Recruiting | Targeted Youth Support Drug & Alcohol Worker (East Central Bristol)

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:

For an informal discussion contact Kath Talboys, on 0117 987 6009.

Please submit your completed application pack by email to recruitment@bdp.org.uk

Part time18.75 hours per week – Permanent
Salary£11,764 pro rata (£23,529 per annum)
Job ReferenceTYS/EC
Closing DateMonday 4th October 2021 at Midday
Interview DateW/C 11th October 2021