Derby, Derby
£25,375 - £28,420 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Gambling Treatment Practitioner - Derby

Full-time at 35 hours
Salary: £25,375- £28,420  (dependant on experience)

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 04 January 2022 at 9am
Interviews will be held via video conference

GamCare is the leading UK provider of information, advice, support and treatment for anyone concerned about their own or someone else’s gambling. Our expert services are confidential and non-judgemental.

GamCare is now looking to recruit a Treatment Practitioner to work within our problem gambling treatment services that provide support in and around Derby.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Providing face to face, telephone and virtual assessment, brief or structured interventions and group work to help people identify their needs and progress through intervention to Aftercare
  • Ensuring safeguarding issues are managed effectively
  • Working in partnership with other local services
  • Offering non judgmental sessional work for those struggling with gambling related harms both directly and indirectly

You should have significant experience in individual client work in the field of addictions, mental health or a social care setting with adults or young people. You should be flexible in using a range of low and high-intensity interventions and modalities including Cognitive Behavioural (CBT) tools. Groupwork skills are advantageous and effective assessment experience is desired.

You will form part of an enthusiastic team working from several locations across the East Midlands to ensure high quality service provision.

We are looking for individuals to work full time which will include some evenings and possible Saturdays.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check

For further information, please contact Nicola O’Neill, Team Leader East Midlands

To apply, please go onto the GamCare website and complete an application form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Survey.

If you would like acknowledgement that your application has been received, please ensure the application is attached and put the following subject in your email:

Job application: Treatment Practitioner-Derby

Please note that if the subject is not correct, you may not receive a confirmation.

Previous applicants need not apply. Please note we do not accept CVs.

GamCare is committed to processing your personal data fairly, lawfully and transparently in line with GDPR. For further information on GamCare’s recruitment privacy notice please refer to our website.


Posted on: 07 December 2021
Closed date: 04 January 2022
Tags: Practitioner

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