Recovery Worker

Recruiter
BLENHEIM
Location
Greater London
Salary
25267.00 - 29282.00 GBP Annual
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Childcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Recovery Worker

GBP25,267 - GBP29,282 per annum

Full-time, 35 hours, 12 months fixed-term contract

Uxbridge, UB8, Hillingdon

Ref: ARC18

Blenheim is an established charity, providing drug and alcohol services in the Greater London area. The service, Arch, offers a broad range of interventions, and we are looking for a Recovery Worker to join the team at an exciting time, as the system continues to develop.

You will work in a team to facilitate all aspects of the new service, and referral processes for service users, conduct assessments and manage a caseload of clients. You will work on a one-to-one basis with those who wish to access our services, and also work with other team members to plan, deliver and evaluate a comprehensive recovery group work programme.

You will need to have a desire to be part of an exciting partnership, treatment and recovery system, in order to provide a wide range of opportunities for drug and alcohol service users to engage in treatment. You must be able to maintain professional links with related organisations to ensure continuity of care, up-to-date profiling of Arch, referral links and general information sharing. You will also ensure that all client records are maintained in-line with our procedures and policies.

To be successful in this role, you should have extensive experience of working with people with substance misuse problems, and you will have achieved a Level 3 in Health and Social Care, or equivalent, or be willing to work towards this. You will have good verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to build and maintain positive and productive working relationships with work colleagues and partner agencies.

In return, we offer a competitive salary, generous annual leave, a wide range of training and other benefits.

Please note that we do not accept CVs.

You will need to complete an application form to be considered for this role.

To apply, please visit our website via the button below.

Alternatively, please telephone to request a pack. Please ensure you quote reference number ARC18 on your application.

Closing date: 9am, 25 th of August 2017.

We will be interviewing candidates on the 4 th and 5 th of September 2017, and successful candidates should ideally be available to start work as soon as possible after interviews, subject to clear DBS checks.

We value diversity in our workforce and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

We regret that late applications cannot be accepted.