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Substance Misuse Recovery Worker

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  • Job reference: HQ00044208
    Wokingham
    £12.00 - £14.00 per hour
    Contract
    Substance Misuse

    Description

    Sanctuary Criminal Justice is currently looking for a substance misuse recovery worker to work in Wokingham. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of substance misuse.

    The pay rate for this locum substance misuse recovery worker job is £12-£14 (LTD Company Equivalent) per hour and is an initial 2-3 month contract.

    Responsibilities of the substance misuse recovery worker:
    - Managing the referral system, ensure everyone wanting to access treatment can do so in required timeframes
    - Carrying out assessments identifying priorities and ongoing need, including risk assessment and management and setting initial goals
    - Providing support to the SU accessing open access service, delivering information and advice, including harm minimisation and family support, as appropriate and needle exchange
    - Co-facilitation on the Recovery Group Work programme, and delivering peer support

    Requirements of the substance misuse recovery worker:
    - Recent experience working with substance users (both alcohol or drugs) or vulnerable people
    - Experience of working within a multi-disciplinary framework

    Contact:
    This substance misuse recovery worker job is advertised by Stuart Munns; 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 by contacting us. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.