Recovery Co-ordinator

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
Blackburn
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
10 Jan 2021
Closes
16 Jan 2021
Ref
1921152286
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Recovery Coordinator required. Base in Blackburn, majority of the role is home working. 8 week temp

Your new company
You will be joining an established organisation which places the service user at the heart of everything they do. This organisation is focused on supporting vulnerable people in the community. This organisation primarily supports service users are whose lives have been held back by a range of social deprivation.

Your new role
Your new role will be based our of Blackburn, however circa 80% of this role will be working from home. You will be provided with all the relevant IT software to complete your role. See below some of the main duties and responsibilities:

  • Supporting service users from point of entry into the service and through their treatment/recovery journey
  • Providing Tier 3 clinical and psycho-social intervention
  • Managing large caseloads in excess of 75
  • Must have experience working within a prescribing service with clients addicted to Opiate Substances.
  • Providing screening, assessment, and recovery planning and onward referral;
  • Must have worked and have experience with prescribing practices and clients addicted to opiate substances;
  • Reducing drug and alcohol related harm to service users and the wider community
  • Promoting community involvement
  • Providing advocacy for access to partnership services
  • Working with service users to support social (re)integration, enabling them to lead meaningful and purposeful lives: promoting recovery, resilience, peer support and self determination


It is Monday to Friday with flexibility required to work some evenings and weekends were needed although this is very rare. Your weekly working hours are 37.5.

What you'll need to succeed
  • Must have experience working within substance misuse services
  • Must have a Hays Enhanced DBS or registered on the Update Portal. If not we will have to process a free DBS for you.
  • Available within a weeks notice
  • Have available Wifi at home for home working


What you'll get in return
This role is an 8 week contract. You will be paid weekly, every Friday direct into your bank account. Your hourly rate will be dependent on experience. This role has the potential to extend.

What you need to do now
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