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Dual Diagnosis Recovery Worker

Job Description

About our client:

Service Care Solutions are working with a NHS trust who deliver crucial support to individuals that are suffering with drug and alcohol addiction, what they hope to achieve in the future is to continue to make a positive difference in substance misusers lives through clinical and non-clinical recovery methods.

The Ideal Dual Diagnosis Recovery Worker:

Will be currently or previously working within a specialist Tier 3 treatment service, the Dual Diagnosis Recovery Worker will develop and deliver high-quality services for individuals with complex mental health and concurrent drug and alcohol problems. The post holder will be a specialist resource for mental health and substance misuse teams, providing substance misuse triage and implementing complex management plans in partnership with other teams. They will ensure effective and responsive plans are in place for service users with dual diagnoses.

Job Title: Dual Diagnosis Recovery Worker

Location: North London

Shift Pattern: Monday - Friday (9AM - 5PM)

Type of Contract: Temporary - 3 Months with view to extend

Weekly Rate: £825 -£862.50 Per Week

Expectations of a Dual Diagnosis Recovery Worker Role:

  • Carry out initial screening and triage
  • Develop and implement treatment with the field of dual diagnosis
  • Independently manage a caseload of clients with dual diagnosis issues
  • Establish, sustain and disengage from therapeutic relationships with individuals
  • Assess and act upon immediate risk of danger to services users and/or others

Compliance Requirements:

  • Enhanced Child and Adults DBS (Within 12 Months/Update Service Registered)
  • Valid Right to Work
  • Most Recent Employment References

About Service Care Solutions Recruitment Agency & How to Apply:

Originally forming in 2005 Service Care Solutions is a UK based recruitment agency consisting of various specialist divisions, SCS started their first recruitment support within substance misuse close to 20 years ago, specialising with Dual Diagnosis Recovery Workers and frontline staff for a multitude of years.

Service Care Solutions can facilitate processing of new DBS's free of charge for any candidate who meets the above requirements and is engaging with our compliance procedure

If you would like to be part of our exceptional Dual Diagnosis Recovery Worker candidate base and apply for the above role please contact Vincent Kerrigan on 01772 20893 or email your CV directly to

Unfortunately due to the high traffic of candidates that apply for our roles we can only endeavour to respond to candidates that have relevant experience for this role!

The Benefits of Service Care Solutions:

* Four weekly payroll runs
* £250 training allowance
* Excellent pay rates
* Exceptional referral bonuses
* Specialist Substance Misuse consultants offering single point of contact
* Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
* Ltd and PAYE payment options available
* Nationwide provider of substance misuse staff to over 40 different NHS trusts offering substance misuse services and over 200 local authorities.
* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.