Drug and Alcohol Practitioner (Case Management)

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Location
Thetford
Salary
£21k per year
Posted
26 Jul 2017
Closes
23 Aug 2017
Ref
DAPWAY072017
Contact
Hiring People
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Drug and Alcohol Practitioner (Case Management)

Our client currently has an exciting opportunity for an experienced substance misuse professional to join their Integrated Healthcare and Substance Misuse services at HMP Wayland.

Role Overview

Working in a busy, successful team of Drug and Alcohol Practitioners and Health Professionals you will be managing a caseload of clients, running workshops, both CBT and 12-Step based, and referring to partner organisations.

You will deliver, and support the delivery, of drug and alcohol treatment programmes and will be responsible for the case management of offenders on your caseload.

To be successful in this role you will need to have a Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social or equivalent, experience and knowledge of supporting clients with substance misuse issues, a good understanding of recovery and the criminal justice system.  

Please note that HMP Wayland has limited access to public transport

Our client will consider applications from candidates with a Nursing and/or Criminal Justice background and applications from candidates who are themselves in recovery will be welcomed.

They offer an excellent benefits package including work-related clinical supervision allowance, Simply Health coverage, competitive annual leave entitlements and a contributory pension scheme. We also support our employees to achieve both professional and personal development.

They are committed to equality of opportunity and select candidates based their abilities and skills and nothing else. Our client is dedicated to enhancing the diverse profile of their organisation to reflect the communities within which they work.

To apply please click onthe link provided and you will be redirected to our clients website to complete your application.  Please be advised that CV's will not be accepted.

Please ensure your supporting statement lists clear examples which demonstrate your competencies in relation to the person specification and being the right candidate for the role. Please ensure you provide specific examples from previous work experience on how you meet each criterion. (Please use additional sheets if necessary)

If you have not completed an application and/or supporting statement for some time please call Valérie for an informal chat on 0203 752 5565.

Closing date for applications: 04/08/2017 (10:00)