Current Vacancies


1. The Beacons: Vacancies:

Zoom open session Tues 4th June: 6-7:30pm

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Liber8’s Beacons Project is four Recovery focused venues in the four localities of South Lanarkshire, Hamilton/Blantyre: Cambuslang/Rutherglen: Clydesdale / Lanark and East Kilbride.  Due to the success of the past four years, we are significantly expanding our team. The Beacons provide a range of recovery focused activities and opportunities to people in their recovery journey to help maintain and continue with their journey. There are also activities and services available to families of loved ones in recovery. 

All postholders are expected to align with Liber8’s values of :

  • Passion: engaging emotionally
  • Respect: valuing each and every individual
  • Compassion: kindness, caring, and genuine willingness, to help others
  • Healing: promoting health of mind and body for all
  • Empathy: experiencing the feelings, thoughts, and experience, of another
  • Caring: promoting health, healing, and the installation of hope
  • Recovery: positive recovery and growth for everyone

The following are the current vacancies:

Project Manager

Full Time:  35 hours

Salary: £40,000 - £44,000

Liber8 is seeking a dynamic Project Manager to provide strategic and operational leadership for the ongoing development and growth of The Beacons. This role requires cohesive leadership, inspiring and managing a diverse team across four premises, and ensuring optimal outcomes for participants and volunteers.

What we’re looking for

We are looking for an experienced Project Manager with proven leadership qualities, who will have held a similar role and possess the relevant qualifications and experience to lead our growing team. If you have experience and are passionate about people, then we want to hear from you.

Excellent leadership and communication skills are essential for this role. Candidates should have a solid understanding of strategic and operational project management and be comfortable with using project management tools. The ability to think strategically, problem-solve, and adapt to changing circumstances is crucial. The successful candidate will be passionate about recovery for all and a proven leader.

Application Notes:

Please download Job Pack and Application Form

Application form returned to admin@liber8.org.uk

All posts are subject to satisfactory PVG Checks and references.

Please note CV’s will not be accepted as a means of application.

Closing Date 16th June @5pm

 

Role: 2 x Senior Support Workers

Full Time: 35 hours (may consider job share)

Salary: £28,028.

We are seeking to appoint two Senior Recovery Support Workers to join our dynamic and supportive team. If you are looking for a rewarding career where you can make a tangible difference, this role is for you. You will end each week knowing that your efforts have positively impacted the lives of our participants.

We are looking for vibrant and innovative Senior Recovery Workers, the role involves provision of recovery-focussed and person-centred support to people, community members and volunteers within the Beacons, through individual and group-based work. The post holder will be the first point of contact between the Project Lead and Recovery Team, ensuring open communication and facilitating team cohesion and development.   More details of the role can be found in the job pack.

Application notes 

To Apply: For all applications, please download the Job Pack and complete the Application Form.

Email your completed Application Forms back to admin@liber8.org.uk  or admin@thebeacons.org.uk  

Closing date for all applications 12th June 2024  

 

Role: 4 x Support Workers  

Full Time: 35 hours (may consider job share)

Salary: £26,000.00

We are seeking to appoint 4 passionate Support Workers to join our dynamic and supportive Recovery team. If you are looking for a rewarding career where you can make a tangible difference, and enjoy a varied and active post, this role is for you.

The postholders, together with their colleagues, will provide a range of support interventions opportunities and activities, including 1-1 sessions with participants. The team will also deliver and host a range of group work programmes, workshop activities and events suited to locality-based needs and individual Beacons. One aim of the Beacons is to work together with participants to support their social (re)integration, promoting recovery, resilience, and self-determination. You will be engaged in multi-agency working and establishing pathways with other partners and agencies to facilitate people’s positive engagement with the Beacons.

Application notes 

To Apply: For all applications, please download the Job Pack and complete the Application Form.

Email your completed Application Forms back to admin@liber8.org.uk  or admin@thebeacons.org.uk  

Closing date for all applications 12th June 2024  

 

Role: 4 x Support Worker Assistants  

Full Time: 35 hours (may consider job share)

Salary: £23,114.00

We are seeking to appoint four passionate Support Assistants to join our dynamic and supportive team. If you are looking for a rewarding career in an area that you are passionate about, this could be role for you. You will end each week knowing that your efforts have positively impacted the lives of our participants.

The postholders, will work closely with and help assist their colleagues. Providing face-to-face contact with a welcoming, non-judgmental approach, towards participants and people using The Beacons. The postholders will assist in providing a range of support interventions opportunities, activities and events, including 1-1 support conversations with participants. You will also assist in the delivery and hosting a range of group work programmes and workshop activities suited to locality-based needs and individual Beacons.

It is envisaged these Assistant posts may attract people with their own with lived experience of recovery from substance use issues, it might be their first step into the workplace, or it could be someone who has been directly affected by a loved one’s substance use or addictive behaviours. This would require that the applicant with lived experience must be at least 12 months free from problematic substance use and opioid replacement therapy. (ORT)

Application notes 

To Apply: For all applications, please download the Job Pack and complete the Application Form.

Email your completed Application Forms back to admin@liber8.org.uk  or admin@thebeacons.org.uk  

Closing date for all applications 12th June 2024  


Where to Find Us

Blantyre Base,
Liber8 (Lanarkshire) Ltd.,
1-3 Station Road, Blantyre,
South Lanarkshire, G72 9AA

01698 533 035