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Substance misuse recovery worker

Ilkeston, Derbyshire
Job Type
13 Sep 2022
I am currently recruiting for Recovery Workers to work for a large charity that specialises in Mental Health and Recovery, as well as addiction support and recovery. You will help support people on a one to one basis in the office and in the community as they work towards a healthy mental and physical well being, life skills, greater independence and self esteem. Your general day to day duties will consist of; " Providing support to clients to maintain changes made to drug and alcohol use or achieve abstinence. " 1:1 support face to face and telephone support " Signposting to additional support services " Attending multi agency meetings " Adult / Child Safeguarding " Delivering recovery groups and activities To be suitable for this role you must have experience in Mental Health and/or substance misuse. Have fantastic communication skills both spoken and written and be able to take notes and keep case files up to date. If you have a degree in a mental health or a health and well-being related subject, then that s a BIG bonus. This is an entry level role for grad students. The salary reflects this for your first 12 months at £17,550. You will also receive an enhanced annual leave allowance, access to employee assistance support and other exciting benefits. Click APPLY today to be considered for this role or Call LYNSEY in our Birmingham Care Office on (phone number removed)
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  • Job Reference: 711159055-2
  • Date Posted: 13 September 2022
  • Recruiter: MANPOWER
  • Location: Ilkeston, Derbyshire
  • Salary: £17,550
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent