Working with us

ARA is an exciting organisation to work for. We offer excellent career and personal development opportunities, and the potential to really make a difference to people’s lives.

ARA recognises the quality of care our staff provide to our clients and in turn aims to provide a caring workplace for our staff.

ARA – Staff Vacancies

Thank you for your interest in working for ARA, our staff are at the heart of what we do. We offer a variety of job opportunities in Bristol, Somerset  and South Wales.  We are always looking for committed, enthusiastic people who share our approach and values.

Application packs can be downloaded for the vacancies listed below. If you have any problems downloading packs please call 0117 9340844 to  request a pack be sent by post , leave a message with your details and the post you are interested in.

Gambling Service Young Peoples Worker

ARA Gambling Service has an exciting vacancy to offer those interested in working with Young People raising awareness of problem gambling and educating those working with Young People to identify the signs of problem gambling.

Gambling Services Young Peoples Worker

15 Hours Per week, fixed term to 31st December 2018

Band 5, Starting salary £22,066.88 FTE

ARA is looking for a Young Peoples Worker to provide workshops and training to Young People and those working with Young People to raise awareness of problem gambling and signs of problem gambling.

Closing date:  9am Monday 16th July 2018

To apply please complete the application form and return it to ARA by the closing date, please clearly state which post you are interested in.

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Counsellor Sessional

ARA Gambling Service is expanding and we’re looking for Sessional Workers to join the team of experienced Counsellors providing a quality service to problem gamblers in the South West and Wales.

Counsellor Sessional

Hours – Flexible

Salary – £12.50 per Hour + Holiday Pay (Approximately £14 per hour total)

Working as part of the Gambling Services team you will provide individual counselling to clients face to face or by phone.  Clients are based across the South West and Wales and applicants from a broad geographical area to provide services local to clients are encouraged.

Newly qualified counsellors are welcome to apply, specific training for the ARA Gambling Services will be provided.

Counselling supervision is provided for this role.

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Volunteer Vacancies

At ARA volunteers play an important role in meeting the needs of a wide range of people with alcohol, drug and gambling dependencies.  We offer a variety of volunteer work opportunities at our offices in Bristol. We are often looking for committed enthusiastic people who share ARA’s approach and values.

If you are interested in volunteering with ARA please complete an application form and return it to, info@recovery4all.co.uk.  Or by post to ARA, Kings Court, King Street, Bristol, BS1 4EF.  If you have any problems downloading information or any questions about working for us, please call 0117 930 0282.

Volunteer Application Form

Volunteer Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Course Facilitator

An opportunity to deliver educational courses based on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) techniques supporting a trained CBT therapist for patients struggling with low level depression and anxiety. You will have a qualification in Psychology or Talking Therapies, preferably knowledge of CBT and experience of working in a Primary Care Psychology Service.

LINK TO JOB DESCRIPTION PACK HERE

Volunteer Administrator/Receptionist

Providing the first point of contact to clients and professionals alike, a great opportunity to gain experience in administration and reception skills.

LINK TO JOB DESCRIPTION PACK HERE

Volunteer Cafe Roles

The ARC Café is run by a dedicated team of staff and volunteers. Volunteers are in recovery and are able to gain skills, experience and training in customer service and food hygiene.

LINK TO JOB DESCRIPTION PACK HERE