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Substance Misuse Recovery Worker

  • Job reference: AS04184
  • Location: Cheshire
  • Job type: All
  • Area of Expertise: Drug and Alcohol Support
Job description: I currently have a vacancy available for a Substance Misuse Recovery Worker in Macclesfield.

This would be to start asap on an initial 2 month contract with a view to extend. It would be full time hours Monday - Friday 9-5 and the rate of pay would be roughly £14-18ph ltd.

The successful candidate must have experience of carrying a substance misuse caseload and experience of working in a prescribing service.

The main duties of the role would involve managing your own caseload, providing assessment, recovery planning and onward referral. You will provide recognised psychosocial interventions, 1to1 key work, group work, clinical interventions, harm minimisation and brief interventions. You will carry out risk assessments and risk management, and work with clinical staff to facilitate substitute prescribing/medication.

If you would be interested in this vacancy, please call Amy Sumner on 01772 208962 or email amy.sumner@servicecare.org.uk at your earliest convenience.

If you know someone else who would be interested in this vacancy, please do refer them on as Service Care Solutions do offer a referral bonus of £250 for any candidate you refer who is successfully placed into a role.