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Welcome to our Job Board!

ISSUP supports the professional development of those working within substance use prevention, treatment and recovery. Here you will find information about available positions in the field from around the globe. We welcome ISSUP members to share advertisements for current vacancies in this category. Log in and post your job to the ISSUP job board.

Early Career Research Fellow

  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Area of Work: Research
  • Closing date:

The Department of Psychology, Health and Professional Development at Oxford Brookes University collaborate across disciplines and work with health and education professionals as well as partners in the industry to develop knowledge and understanding that informs policy and improves people's lives.

They are looking to employ an Early Career Research Fellow for 24 months to be involved in the different science groups, beginning 1st July 2019.

 

Submitted on Thursday 18th April 2019 - 16:23

TalkingDrugs and Social Media Co-ordinator

  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Area of Work: Research
  • Closing date:

Release is looking for a creative and resourceful individual to join our organisation in this varied and highly rewarding role. 

As the TalkingDrugs and Social Media Co-ordinator, you will work closely with the Executive Director in sourcing and developing content for Release’s online platform, TalkingDrugs.

This will involve putting together original articles for the website on topics related to drug policy and harm reduction, as well as editing and providing feedback on the work of volunteers.

Submitted on Thursday 18th April 2019 - 09:06

Project Support Coordinator

  • Location: Australia
  • Area of Work: Programme Delivery
  • Closing date:

The Project Support Coordinator is responsible for supporting the development, administration and monitoring of new projects that support communities working to prevent and reduce alcohol and other drug-related harm in Australia.   

Submitted on Thursday 18th April 2019 - 08:41

Consultancy and Training Co-ordinator at Alcohol Change UK

  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Area of Work: Programme Delivery
  • Closing date:

The consultancy and training services work in two main ‘markets’:

  • consultancy and training to enhance local alcohol treatment services, working with both commissioners and providers of these services

  • consultancy and training to all types of workplace, supporting them to adopt healthier drinking cultures and better policies and practices when dealing with employees’ drinking problems.

The Consultancy and Training Co-ordinator is the public face of the organisation whose role is to identify new opportunities for engagement, actively market our courses, arrange bookings and oversee delivery, including a detailed analysis of results.

Submitted on Thursday 18th April 2019 - 08:09

Kinship Care Coordinator

  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Area of Work: Programme Delivery
  • Closing date:

Adfam is seeking to recruit a skilled, enthusiastic and energetic Kinship Care Coordinator to deliver our Children in Need project in Peterborough.

The successful applicant will have experience in working with children and families and will build on this already successful project to provide activities and support to children in kinship care and their families.

Submitted on Wednesday 17th April 2019 - 13:01

Drug Abuse Treatment Specialist

  • Location: United States
  • Area of Work: Programme Delivery
  • Closing date:

The Drug Abuse Treatment Specialist provides individual and group counselling/therapy to inmates with drug abuse problems within the BOP’s treatment framework. He/she is also responsible for the education of prison staff about drug abuse, drug abuse treatment and the local prison program.

Submitted on Wednesday 17th April 2019 - 08:06

Director of Programmes Mentor UK

  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Area of Work: Programme Delivery
  • Closing date:

The mission of Mentor is to promote the health and well being of children and young people in order to prevent alcohol and drug misuse.

The Director of Programmes role will support the delivery of Mentor’s strategic aim to understand what works in prevention, to develop and evaluate a range of universal and targeted based programmes and to disseminate those findings.

Submitted on Wednesday 17th April 2019 - 08:02

Research and Policy Analyst- Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction

  • Location: Canada
  • Area of Work: Research
  • Closing date:

The Research and Policy Analyst conducts research and responds to research requests (both internal to CCSA and external). They will provide research-based policy analysis relevant to CCSA's priorities and aid in the knowledge mobilisation of research findings.

Submitted on Wednesday 17th April 2019 - 07:37

Director of Research & Policy- Alcohol Change UK

  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Area of Work: Research
  • Closing date:

Director of Research & Policy- Alcohol Change UK

Alcohol Change UK exists to eliminate harm and to help people across the UK to develop a positive relationship with alcohol.

The Director of Research & Policy is a member of the senior management team and leads the charity’s research and policy functions. Working closely with the CEO and the Wales Office, the postholder defines and ensures the delivery of, a range of plans and work programmes across these two key functions.

Submitted on Wednesday 17th April 2019 - 07:25

PhD Opportunities- University of Hull

  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Area of Work: Research
  • Closing date:

Reducing Alcohol-related Harms through Physical Activity

The aim of this interdisciplinary PhD cluster is to develop an understanding of the relationship between excessive alcohol consumption and physical activity in reducing harms.

PhD Project 1: Development of a lifestyle physical activity intervention for women who misuse alcohol

PhD Project 2: Elucidating the relationships between physical activity, physical and psychological health status (including mood, stress) and alcohol misuse in women

PhD Project 3: Exploring the role of physical activity in the treatment of alcohol disorders

Submitted on Wednesday 17th April 2019 - 07:15

Research Analyst- Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

  • Location: Canada
  • Area of Work: Research
  • Closing date:

The Temerty Centre for Therapeutic Brain Intervention (TCTBI) is seeking a full-time, contract Research Analyst.

Duties include but are not limited to the administration of brain stimulation protocols and other neurophysiological tests in addition to clinical and cognitive assessments of enrolled participants; independent participant recruitment, education and dissemination of information about studies to patients, families and mental health professionals, assessment scoring and data entry.

Submitted on Wednesday 17th April 2019 - 07:06

Operations Manager- Addaction

  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Area of Work: Programme Delivery
  • Closing date:

Addaction works with adults and young people, in community settings, in prisons, in residential rehab and through outreach.

The operations manager will form part of the Management Team to support the delivery of the service contract, and ensure the smooth operational delivery of recovery-orientated treatment in the service.

Submitted on Wednesday 17th April 2019 - 06:54

Research Assistant- University of Nottingham

  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Area of Work: Research
  • Closing date:

Research Assistant- University of Nottingham

The primary objective of this study will be to develop and pilot test the feasibility and acceptability of an intervention to help prevent prisoners relapse to smoking after release. 

The main duties will include recruitment of participants (HMPPS staff members and prisoners), data collection, data analysis, assist with intervention development and refining related intervention materials/resources, co-facilitate Patient and Public Involvement (PPI) groups, contribute to the ethical application for the pilot intervention, and preparation of manuscripts for peer-review publication.

Submitted on Wednesday 17th April 2019 - 06:33