Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
£25,000 - £28,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description


Gambling Treatment Practitioner

Full Time – 35 hours per week

Location: Buckinghamshire

Salary £25,000 - £28,000 p.a. – dependent on experience

GamCare is the UK’s leading provider of information, advice and support for anyone affected by gambling-related harms.

GamCare is now looking to recruit a Gambling Treatment Practitioner to work within our new problem gambling treatment services in Buckinghamshire.

You will be working with problem gamblers and others affected by problem gambling to support them in reaching their recovery goals.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Providing face to face and online advice, assessment, brief or structured interventions and group programmes to help clients achieve their recovery goals;
  • Providing case management and working within an integrated care pathway;
  • Ensuring safeguarding issues are managed effectively.

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.

You will form part of an enthusiastic clinical treatment team working from several locations across London, Home Counties and Lincoln as well as online. You should be versatile and adaptable and committed to on-going development.

We are looking for individuals to work full time which include weekend and evenings.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check

For further information, please contact Candice Donn, (Head of Clinical Services).

Previous applicants need not apply

Please note we do not accept CVs

Please complete the application form on via our website.

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>

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

Closing date for applications: Monday 1 June at 9.00 am

Refreshed on: 20 May 2020
Closed date: 01 June 2020
Tags: Advice, Information, Business Development

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