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TCA, 18 King Street, Perth, PH2 8JA
£24,333.40 per year
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week

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Tayside Council on Alcohol are an experienced support provider in Tayside and currently deliver a number of support services to children, young people and families.  As a resource worker you will work across the different services within TCA’s Perth Children and Family Service, these include:  

  •    Kith ‘n’ Kin  
  • Family partnership work with Barnardos 

 As a Resource Worker, you will be responsible for implementing a range of interventions and support measures as part of an integrated package of social support. The service is specifically designed to address the needs of vulnerable families, through intensive support, to enable change in their lives. You will work systemically in delivering a relationship-based programme where frequency, tenacity and creativity are central.  

 The support is goal focused intervention where the development of a strong and trusting relationship with the resource worker facilitates the use of modelling/coaching, relationship-based and cognitive-behavioral approaches to be used to achieve sustainable positive outcomes. The service will have an early intervention and a whole family focus.   

 The key role for this post is the direct delivery to families. The post holder will carry a caseload of 12-15 families at any one time, depending on complexity of the family situation and presenting issues.  The post holder will directly provide support to the family in their home and in the community. 

Additional Information:  More information on the post can be obtained by contacting on  or by phoning 01738 580336. 

An application form and Job Description/Person Spec can be downloaded from the TCA website

Completed applications should be returned direct by e-mail/post/by hand to Ronnie Ritchie, Tayside Council on Alcohol, The Wishart, 50 Constable Street, Dundee DD4 6AD Telephone: 01382 456012, Registered Charity Number SC006511