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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

Responsibilities:



  • 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 Jordan.collins@servicecare.org.uk 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.