Drug and Alcohol Practitioner

01 Sep 2017
23 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Drug and Alcohol PractitionerAre you a qualified counsellor? Are you passionate about 12-Step treatment? If so this could be the job for you!The RoleOur client, currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced 12-Step recovery professional to join programmes team at HMP Send. You wil be responsible for delivering our Alcohol Dependency Treatment and 6 week Bridge programmes. Working in a busy, successful team of professional and in partnership with the case management team and other support services to deliver a holistic treatment package.As part of our Programme team you will be at the heart of our service delivery enabling our clients to start and sustain their recovery journey and make lasting changes.Applications from candidates will be considered with a Nursing and/or Criminal Justice background and applications from candidates who are themselves in recovery will be welcomed.HMP Send has limited access by public transport and requires access to own means of transportOur client offers an excellent benefits package including work-related clinical supervision allowance, Simply Health coverage, competitive annual leave entitlements and a contributory pension scheme. We also support our employees to achieve both professional and personal development.An equality of opportunity for employees and eligible applicants. We'll judge you on your abilities and skills and nothing else. We are committed to enhancing the diverse profile of our organisation to reflect the communities within which we work.Company descriptionWe are Forward, the social enterprise that empowers people to break the cycle of crime or addiction to move forward with their lives. For more than 25 years we have been working with people to build positive and productive lives, whatever their past. We believe that anyone is capable of lasting change. Our services have supported thousands of people to make positive changes and build productive lives with a job, family, friends and a sense of communityHow to applyIf you would like to be considered for this opportunity please apply here and our client will be in direct contactSkills or keywords Drug, and, Alcohol, Practitioner, Addiction recovery, Addiction Counselling, Support Worker, Offenders, Criminal Justice, Drug Rehabilitation