Engagement Recovery Worker

Location: Birmingham  |  West Midlands  |  England
Sector: Criminal Justice
Consultant: Jim Garwood
Job Reference: 34334
Salary: £18870 - £27358
Job Status: Contract / Full Time

Job Purpose:

To provide a high quality service to clients presenting or in need, who have a history of substance misuse related problems

To provide prevention and early intervention support to reduce the number of clients presenting with treatment needs.

Manage a caseload of service users, helping them in their recovery to address their substance misuse issues and achieve a healthier lifestyle. This will include completing assessments and brief interventions with service users.

Provide relevant interventions based upon appropriate assessment or need and provide all relevant services in line with agreed targets and objectives

Provide advice, advocacy and support to clients who have a history of problematic substance use.

Where appropriate to work in close partnership with other agencies to ensure clients access a full range of services.

Take a lead role in a specific service delivery area as agreed with the line manager and service manager

Further details upon application