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Recovery Worker

Casework; substance misuse; opiate

Recovery Worker

Substance misuse; recovery worker; prescribing

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 deprivation

Your new role

  • Supporting service users from point of entry into the service and through their treatment/recovery journey;
  • Managing large caseloads in excess of 60
  • Must have experience working within a prescribing service with clients addicted to Opiate Substances.
  • Providing screening, assessment, and recovery planning and onward referral;
  • Must have worked and have experience with prescribing practices and clients addicted to opiate substances;
  • Managing large caseload of clients who are addicted to opiate substances;
  • Reducing drug and alcohol related harm to service users and the wider community;
  • Promoting carer, service user and community involvement;
  • Providing advocacy for access to partnership services;
  • Working with service users to support social (re)integration, enabling them to lead meaningful and purposeful lives: promoting recovery, resilience, peer support and self determination

Please note we are recruiting for all areas in London and the Home Counties

What you'll need to succeed

  • Must have experience working within substance misuse services
  • Must have Hays Enhanced DBS or registered on the Update Portal
  • Available within a weeks notice

What you'll get in return

Full time hours
Weekly pay

What you need to do now
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Summary

Job type:
Temporary
Working Pattern
Full-time
Industry
Charities & Not For Profit
Location
Northampton
Specialism
Outreach Worker
Pay
£13.00 - £16.00
Ref:
3824826
Closing date
22 Sep 2020
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Talk to a consultant

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

1st Floor, Ebury Gate, 23 Lower Belgrave Street

Telephone: 020 7259 8724

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