Community Drug and Alcohol Worker

Recruiter
Service Care Solutions
Location
Surrey, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 Aug 2019
Closes
04 Sep 2019
Ref
1234109802
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Service Care Solutions are currently supporting a drug and alcohol service in Surrey that do everything they can to help people change and challenge their substance misuse addictions.

This vacancy is for a community drug and alcohol worker who will be reporting to the senior worker of the service. Hubs are based in North West, East and South Surrey.

Salary £19,000 - £24,000 dependent on experience.

This post will be full time for 35 hours per week which will include weekend work when required. A full UK driving license and valid DBS is required to be considered for this position.

This leading charity have a strong team behind them and are looking to make extra additions to expand and build the support they can provide to their current and future service users!

Day to day duties will include:

*Reducing drug and alcohol related harm to the service user and surrounding community.
*Promote healthier wellbeing and active citizenship
*To ensure abstinence and sustainable medically assisted forms of recovery
*Manage a demanding caseload
*To deliver overdose prevention training
*Provide advice on HIV, Hep B, Hep C infection and needle exchange
*Conduct and manage all risk assessments and care plans
*1 to 1 work with service users

For more information or the job description please contact Vincent Kerrigan on (phone number removed) or email your CV directly to (url removed)

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