Gambling Treatment Practitioner
Full time at 35 hours
Office based, London, UK (temporary home working due to COVID-19)
Salary: £25,375- £28,420 Dependent on experience
GamCare is the UK’s leading provider of information, advice and support for anyone affected by gambling-related harms. Our expert services are confidential and non-judgemental.
GamCare is now looking to recruit a Gambling Treatment Practitioner to work within our busy problem gambling treatment service in London.
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 our enthusiastic clinical treatment teams working from several locations across the Home Counties and 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
To apply, please go onto the GamCare website and complete an application form.
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: <name of vacancy>
Please note that if the subject is not correct, you may not receive a confirmation.
To discuss the role further please email Fern Hensley, Senior Services Manager. Application forms forwarded to this email will not be accepted.
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.
Closing date for applications is Wednesday 12 May 2021 at 9am.
Interviews will be held via video conference, date to be confirmed
The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.