Recovery Worker

  • Job Reference: 6991750/001
  • Date Posted: 15 October 2020
  • Recruiter: London
  • Location: Kent, England
  • Salary: £12.00 to £15.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Housing
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Recovery Worker – Urgently Required - Immediate Start

Our client, housing and support charity, is urgently seeking an experienced substance misuse Recovery Worker to join a drug and alcohol service in East Kent.

 

Position:          Recovery Worker

Period:            1 month – potential for extension   

Hours:             35 hours a week

Location:         Kent

DBS:                Enhanced

Rate:               £11 – 15 per hour

Duties for this role will include:

  • Working with clients with substance misuse issues and low level mental health issues

  • Conducting risk assessments and developing support plans

  • Managing a caseload of clients to get them back to full independence

  • Carry out substance misuse and low level mental health interventions

  • Signposting clients to different support agencies

Essential requirements:

  • Experience working with clients with substance misuse issues  

  • Experience creating individual support plans to suit clients’ needs

  • Strong communications skills

If you are interested in the role please get in touch with Frankie Gribben on fgribben@venngroup.com or call 0207 557 7667.