Recovery Worker

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Chichester, West Sussex
Salary
£16.47 per hour
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
14 May 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Substance misuse, prescribing, methadone, harm minimisation.


Recovery Worker Job
Richmond
Ongoing Contract
Full Time


Your new company

You will be joining an established organisation which places the service user at the heart of everything they do. This organisation is focused on supporting vulnerable people in the community. This organisation primarily supports service users are whose lives have been held back by a range of social issues and concerns, including substance misuse and other forms of addiction, homelessness, poverty, unemployment, domestic abuse, mental health issues and offending. Therefore, they are committed and passionate about getting service users lives back on track


Your new role
You will be providing front line support and advice to the service users who have substance misuse needs, promoting a healthier lifestyle and their independence. Your duties will range from assessments, advising on the different methods of recovery, individual and group work, through to support sessions and needle exchanges.


What you'll need to succeed
Hands on extensive experience in a like for like role with a focus on both drug and alcohol recovery.
Experience in prescribing services and medication as well as safeguarding training.

Must have worked within a prescribing service and being able to manage a large case load of clients.
Signed up-to the DBS Update Service
Available to start immediately


What you'll get in return
You will be working in a rewarding and fulfilling environment, making a true difference to the people's lives.
You will be offered an hourly rate of £16.47 per hour.


What you need to do now
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