DASH Substance Misuse Support Worker
No Limits are looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic worker to join the DASH team to support young people aged 11-24 who are experiencing difficulties as a result of substances. This will involve assessing young people, devising care plans and offering specialist substance advice and information.
The successful applicant will have experience of youth work and substance misuse support and an understanding of issues impacting on a young person’s emotional well-being. They will be competent in working as part of multi-disciplinary team to ensure that young people and their families are able to access appropriate support. A working knowledge of criminal justice and mental health issues is desirable.
If you have a passion for supporting young people and have relevant experience please apply.
DASH is a community based project and use of a vehicle for work is essential.
Salary scale: NJC 20-25 £19,430- £22,658
Hours: 37 hours per week to include evenings and occasional weekends
Essential car user: Yes
Applications Close: Please note that applicants are advised to submit applications early as they will be reviewed as they are received and successful applicants may be invited for interview prior to the closing date. Closing date Monday 14th August 2017.
Interview date: If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of your application, then you have not been successful in your application on this occasion.
For more information and to apply please download the application pack.