Recovery Worker

£23.5k per year
12 Jan 2018
24 Jan 2018
I4 Jobs
Contract Type
Full Time

Recovery Worker – Dover - £23,500 per annum – Full Time Permanent

Our client currently has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Recovery Worker to join their East Kent Community Service based in their South Kent Coastal Hub in Dover.

Our client is the social enterprise that empowers people to break the cycle of crime or addiction to move forward with their lives. For more than 25 years they have been working with people to build positive and productive lives, whatever their past. They believe that anyone is capable of lasting change. Their services have supported thousands of people to make positive changes and build productive lives with a job, family, friends and a sense of community.

The Role

You will be part of an integrated healthcare framework to provide support to drug and alcohol users aged 18 and over. The service deliver client centred treatment using both harm reduction and abstinence based approaches depending on the requirement of the individual client.

To take up this fantastic opportunity you will have experience of supporting people with addiction issues including need and risk assessing and care planning. You will have strong administration skills, knowledge of different recovery models and of facilitating groups and be committed to the vision and mission of The company.

Our client offers an excellent benefits package including work-related clinical supervision allowance, Simply Health coverage, competitive annual leave entitlements and a contributory pension scheme. They also support their employees to achieve both professional and personal development.

They are committed to equality of opportunity and select candidates based on their abilities and skills and nothing else. They are dedicated to enhancing the diverse profile of their organisation to reflect the communities within which they work and welcome applications from candidates who are themselves in recovery.

To Apply

You will need to fill in an application form with supporting statement on the company website. Once you submit via the apply button below you will be sent by email a link to the direct page where you can apply, and view the Job Description.

You will also need to complete a supporting statement that lists clear examples which demonstrate your knowledge, skills and experience in relation to the person specification and being the right candidate for the role. Please ensure you provide specific examples from previous work experience on how you meet each criterion.

They do not accept CVs

Closing date for applications: 22/01/2018 (10:00 am)