Accessibility Links
 

Substance Misuse Recovery Worker

  • Job reference: CSH115
  • Location: Walsall, West Midlands
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Drug and Alcohol Support
Closes in:
d h m s
Hurry ending soon!
Send jobs like this to my email
Job description: Are you a Recovery Worker with experience working within Substance Misuse Services?

Service Care Solutions are looking for Substance Misuse Recovery Workers to join a drug and alcohol recovery service in the Walsall, Birmingham.

Hours:
Full Time

Rate of pay:
£11.00 - £13.00p/hr (Ltd)

Contract:
3 Month+

Responsibilities:
The candidate will work within an established substance misuse team, carrying a case load of 18-65 year old patients. Day to day duties will involve assessing complex needs, risk planning and management, safeguarding, and recovery planning, including treatment of clients, key working sessions and all other functions associated with intensive case management and care coordination. Assist in the transfer/referrals of individuals between agencies and services.
Support individuals through detoxification programmes including making sure individuals take their medication as prescribed. Prepare prescriptions for controlled drugs and aid the supply and exchange of injecting equipment. Support individuals to undertake and monitor their own health care. Contribute to the prevention and management of abusive and aggressive behaviour.
Ultimately to ensure that each individual can effectively exit treatment at the earliest opportunity.

Person Specification:
The successful candidate must have clear previous experience on their CV of working with substance misuse clients.

Bonus: Service Care Solutions currently offer £250 referral bonus if you have any friends or colleagues looking for work who are also successful in placement with Service Care.

Interested? Please send and updated CV with relevant experience alongwith your contact telephone number to carly.harrison@servicecare.org.uk