Recovery Worker

Recruiter
Hays Social Care
Location
London
Salary
14.97 GBP Hourly
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Expires
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Substance misuse

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 issues and concerns, including substance misuse and other forms of addiction, homelessness, poverty, unemployment, domestic abuse, mental health issues and offending. Therefore, they are committed and passionate about getting service users lives back on track

Your new role

Supporting service users from point of entry into the service and through their treatment/recovery journey;

*Providing screening, assessment, and recovery planning and onward referral;
*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.

What you'll need to succeed

You will have worked within a substance misuse service and managed large caseloads.
Must be available immediately.
Ideally you will be signed up-to the DBS update Portal

What you'll get in return

Long-term contract with a National Substance Misuse Agency
Weekly pay

What you need to do now
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