Drug and Alcohol Practitioner

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£21,012 - 28,152 per year + £4,378 Regional Allowance
14 Oct 2016
28 Oct 2016
Hiring People
Contract Type
Full Time

Drug and Alcohol Practitioner

Our clients currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Substance Misuse or Youth Worker professional to join their team at YOI Feltham. Working in a busy, successful team of Practitioners you will be managing a caseload of clients, running workshops, both CBT and 12-Step based, and referring to our clients partner organisations.

Role Overview

You will deliver, and support the delivery, of 12- Step 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 thorough understanding of addiction treatment programmes including 12-Step treatment approach and be suitably qualified to deliver a therapeutic intervention.  

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. Our clients also support their employees to achieve both professional and personal development.

About the client

Our clients are a UK leading provider of drug and alcohol treatment services, including 12-Step programmes. They deliver treatment and aftercare programmes – in prisons and in the community – which help people move away from addiction and crime. These services provide a variety of support, including advice, counselling, group work and intensive treatment.

Our client we believe that all people who are addicted to or misusing substances should have access to support which is effective in breaking their addiction or misuse. People should be given help and support to address all their needs, so they can transform their lives permanently, including turning away from crime.

How to Apply 

Please use the link provided and you will be redirected to our clients website to complete the application, you can also view a full copy of the job description.  Please note that CV's alone will not be accepted.