Family Safeguarding Recovery Worker

Substance misuse, family support, safeguarding

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

Your new role

An exciting job opportunity is available for my client who specialises in Drug and Alcohol Services for a Family Safeguarding Recovery Worker.

  • The successful candidate will provide high quality support and interventions to the highest risk families as part of the Family Safeguarding Team. 
  • This includes working with adults and young people with a history of substance misuse to achieve their goals and improve outcomes for the whole family.
  • The post holder will be an integral member of a multi-disciplinary team within the Hertfordshire Family Safeguarding Team delivering comprehensive interventions, underpinned by Motivational Interviewing Techniques, that will include delivering a full range of outreach, open access and case management services, Support medically assisted recovery where appropriate, and recovery interventions to families affected by substance misuse where children are subject to Children Protection or Child in Need Plans. 

What you'll need to succeed
Previous recent experience working within substance misuse services 
Family Support experience (Safeguarding)
Current Hays DBS or be on the DBS Update Portal
Essential that you are a car driver 
Locations you will be working are Hemel Hempstead, Watford and possibly Hatfield.

What you'll get in return
Fulltime Hours 
Ongoing contract minimum of 2 months work 

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


Job type:
Charities & Not For Profit
Social Care
Negotiable on Experience
Closing date
Thu Dec 27 11:59:59 GMT 2018
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Daniel Essery, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in London City

107 Cheapside, London, EC2V 6DN

Telephone: 020 7259 8715

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