Are you as passionate about supporting people whose lives are affected by alcohol or other drug use as we are?

Now in our 34th year, BDP is an expert, energetic charity supporting close to 4,000 adults and children each year in a vibrant city with an increasingly diverse population.

We have a rare opportunity for an exceptional individual to join us as the Service Manager of our Early Engagement & Intervention Team : they provide vital, accessible ,non-judgemental services supporting people in reducing harm, engaging with treatment and moving towards recovery. Your portfolio is extremely varied and includes a city-wide needle and syringe programme; outreach activity; a six-day/week advice centre; an active presence in the night-time economy; our embedded health care nursing offer; and our creative communities –choir, drama group and orchestra. Research is a key thread running through our work: check out a recent collaboration at

As an experienced manager you will inspire and support your staff and volunteers to, achieve the best possible outcomes for people we support; to continually improve performance; and to nurture our many partnerships. You will bring excellent communication skills and substantial experience of working with people whose alcohol or other drug use is problematic.

Type:Full time, permanent
Hours:37.5 hours per week
Salary:£33,857 – 39,274 per annum
Closing Date:Monday 2nd March 2020 at midday
Interview Dates:Monday 9th March 2020

To apply, download an application pack below or email

For more information please call Maggie Telfer, CEO on 0117 987 6006.

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