Engagement and Recovery Worker

Cranstoun, Sandwell (939)

Salary:

£ 19,554 – £27,905 per annum

Based:

Smethwick

2 roles available

Hours:

35 hours per week

Contract:

Permanent

 

Ref: 939

Cranstoun: Sandwell provides a range of services for those affected by drugs and alcohol. The preventative and self help approach of the service compliments the established treatment and recovery interventions delivered across the Borough ensuring the service caters for all levels of need.

Our skilled and compassionate people work closely with services users and their families to change and save lives. We combine proven expertise in treatment and recovery with innovative approaches and actively involve those we help in improving the design of the services we provide.

You will be responsible for delivering all elements of substance misuse work including case management, needle exchange, outreach, group work, access and engagement support as well as other associated duties. You need to be committed to the recovery agenda and encouraging clients to utilise their recovery capital within their community and have group-work experience.

You will need to be confident to work closely with our clinical team as well as with other key community partners across Sandwell including criminal justice agencies. There will be a requirement for evening work on Wednesday evenings until 8pm on a rota basis.

 This post will be subject to a DBS Disclosure

 

Unfortunately, we are unable to accept CVs

 

 

We welcome applications from all sections of the community. Working towards equality.

Closing Date:
31 May 2020

Interview Date:
TBC

Cranstoun