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Substance Misuse Worker

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  • Job reference: HQ00044812
    Lancashire
    Up to £13.00 per hour
    Contract
    Substance Misuse

    Description

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

    The pay rate for this locum Substance Misuse Worker job is £13 (LTD Company Equivalent) per hour and is a 2-month contract.

    Duties:
    - Act as main care coordinator overseeing assigned groups of service users.
    - Comprehensive assessments.
    - Recovery planning.
    - Recognised psycho-social interventions.
    - Harm minimisation and brief interventions.
    - Support the development of service-based recovery communities.
    - Triage assessment and onward referral to a range of treatment/community support agencies.
    - Work with prescribing clinicians to support substitute prescribing regimes to improve social functioning.

    Requirements:
    - Minimum of 2 years' experience in a similar role

    Contact:
    This Substance Misuse Worker job is advertised by Lilly Bak; 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.