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Job Description

Service Care Solutions are looking to recruit for a experienced Addictions Therapist to work in the South Yorkshire Area.

This job role is working for the one of the UK's leading Alcohol & Drug Rehab provider.

JOB Role: Addictions Therapist

Salary: up to £27,100 per year

Location: South Yorkshire


40 HOURS PER WEEK - There is a requirement to work one in three weekends on Rota.

Candidates but be able to commute or relocate to the South Yorkshire area.

Main duties of the Addiction Therapist:

  • To contribute to assessments of clients within agreed timescales.
  • To deliver therapeutic support through group-work sessions and one to one interventions.
  • To contribute to regular reviews of the client with probation and health workers.
  • To counsel individuals about their substance use.
  • To help individuals address their substance use and offending behaviour.
  • To maintain records of the client attendance and participation in the group programme.
  • To explore, implement and supervise a range of approaches, activities and exercises, which are designed to promote health and support individuals through detoxification/stabilisation.
  • Ensure that all administration, case recording, written reports etc. are maintained accurately.
  • Where required, participate in activities and tasks which directly respond to client needs.

Essential criteria:

  • Experience of direct work with substance misusing clients.
  • Level 4 or higher qualification in Counselling or equivalent
  • Two years' experience of direct client work with at least one years' experience of working with substance misuser's in a therapeutic setting.
  • Experience of developing and delivering therapeutic support programmes.
  • Experience of providing direct client services particularly assessment & group-work.
  • A flexible open approach and proven communication skills in the management of staff, volunteers and clients.
  • Experience of working in partnership with a range of statutory and non-statutory agencies.
  • Proven skills in planning and administration.
  • Ability and willingness to develop the treatment programme to suit client need.
  • Understanding of the importance of upholding quality standards, performance monitoring and collating appropriate statistical information for purchasers.
  • Knowledge of health and safety, including assessing high-risk situations for clients.


  • Casual dress
  • Employee mentoring programme
  • Free parking
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • On-site parking
  • Store discount

If you are interested in this role please Apply via this page or send your CV to