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Recovery Worker

A Recovery Worker is required in Chesterfield at an alcohol and drug service.

Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire.
Pay Rate: £14 - £16p/hr ltd (negotiable depending on experience)
Hours: 37.5 a week.

Contract: Ongoing


  • To carry out comprehensive assessments with service users entering treatment, gathering relevant historical and current information, identifying treatment and support needs and recovery care planning.

  • To provide general information and advice to service users with problematic substance use issues, making appropriate referrals where necessary.

  • To signpost service users to additional services as required, sharing information where relevant.

  • To deliver specific Drug Rehabilitation Requirement (DRR) and Alcohol Treatment Requirement (ATR) interventions as required.

Essential Requirements:

  • Experience of working with alcohol or substance users.

  • Proven assessment skills to accurately identify needs.

  • A DBS dated within 12 months or available on the update service.

  • NVQ 3 in Care or equivalent, or able to complete an agreed number of modules within their probationary period.

If you're interested send over your up to date CV to or call 01772208963.

The benefits of Service Care Solutions:

* Four weekly payroll runs

* £250 training allowance

* Excellent pay rates

* £250 referral bonus

* Specialist Substance Misuse consultants offering single point of contact

* Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email

* Ltd and PAYE payment options available

* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.