DVVA Vacancy – Peer Recovery Development Worker

Post Title: Peer Recovery Development Worker

Duration: Permanent, subject to an initial 6 months probationary period

Hours: 35 hours per week, to be worked in accordance with DVVA Conditions of Service

Salary: Grade 3 (£21,757 – £24,174)


You will be highly motivated and passionate about Mental Health recovery. The post holder will work  as part of the Mental Health and Substance Use team to build on our successful work in Making Recovery Real. In collaboration with partner organisations, you will develop capacity for and facilitate development of peer recovery practice as a means of achieving good mental health and wellbeing for all. You will establish and build relationships with people through a blend of online and in-person engagement work, you will use co-production techniques to maximize resources available to communities, so that people achieve best possible mental health and wellbeing outcomes.


To apply please download the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form below and return it completed to recruitment@dvva.scot.

DVVA Application Form

DVVA Equal Opportunities Form 

Peer Recovery Development Worker JDPS

Dundee Volunteer and Voluntary Action strives to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Subject to a satisfactory PVG check and references.

The deadline for submitting applications is Wednesday the 9th of November, 2022 at 5PM.


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