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Substance Misuse Project Worker - Harm ReductionTeam

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  • Job reference: HQ00044939
    Darlington
    Up to £11.50 per hour
    Contract
    Substance Misuse

    Description

    Sanctuary Criminal Justice is currently looking for a Substance Misuse Project Worker to work full-time in a Harm Reduction Team based in Darlington. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of substance misuse.

    The pay rate for this locum Substance Misuse Project Worker job is £11.50 per hour (LTD Company Equivalent) and is an initial 2-month contract.

    Duties:
    - Engage with and assess the needs of both injecting drug users and non-injecting drug users providing focussed harm reduction information and interventions.
    - To provide open access comprehensive support, advice and information and needle exchange facilities.
    - To reduce the harm associated with drug/and or alcohol use.
    - To promote safe injecting practices and provide appropriate interventions to motivate service users for change.

    Requirements:
    - Experience in substance misuse.
    - Knowledge of Harm reduction/needle exchange.

    Contact:
    This Substance Misuse Project Worker job is advertised by Hannah Rutter; if you are interested in this position please click below to apply now.

    Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

    Reasonable Adjustments:
    If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.