Full Time Accommodation Support - Southport

Recruiter
Service Care Solutions
Location
Southport
Posted
12 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Mar 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Service Care Solutions are searching for a support worker to join a supported accommodation team working with people who are undergoing treatment for substance misuse issues. This vacancy is full time, Mon-Friday, and is service based. There is a very high chance of this post becoming permanent.

You will be providing support to people who are in different stages of their recovery journey, performing risk assessment, key work and handling your own caseloads. The service is looking for someone to start ASAP so don't hesitate in applying, the vacancy is a long-term ongoing position with a look to go permanent for the right candidate.

The ideal candidate:
•Must be able to engage people who have substance misuse problems providing interventions and support.
•Perform 1 on 1 key work and group work as well as harm minimisation.
•Accurately record and report specified data.
•Carry out risk assessment and management.
•Carry out harm reduction strategies.

Requirement:
•Ability to manage change in a way that prioritises the needs of service users.
•Experience of working in an outcomes-focused environment.
•Understanding of information governance processes and following all necessary safeguards.

If you are interested in this role contact Will McClurg at Service Care Solutions (01772) 208962.

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