We are looking for a new Health and Wellbeing assistant to join our team at HMMP Risley. This role provides an exciting opportunity to contribute to the development and performance of the service across both of Warrington’s prisons and community service.
Warrington Pathways to Recovery Prisons team provides a range of evidence based interventions for those experiencing difficulties with drugs and or alcohol within a Prisons setting. The service aims to provide wherever possible the same treatment opportunities enjoyed by our service users in the community. This includes medically assisted treatment, harm minimisation, individualised case coordination, psychosocial interventions, diversionary activities including peer support, guidance and advice on access to training and employment and family focused interventions.
Our mission is to enable and empower individuals to achieve full recovery and independence, and the service works in partnership with Commissioners, Prison health care partners and the Prison establishment to achieve the best possible outcomes for the men in our care.
Change Grow Live are committed to creating an inclusive environment, which celebrates difference and allows our staff and service users to flourish. We recruit the very best staff from a wide range of backgrounds, ensuring service user’s benefit from our diverse skills and expertise. We always work to the principles of fairness and equality of opportunity in all our recruitment processes.
We also expect an assertive approach to ensuring the safety and well-being of all children, young people and adults, and applicants to these posts will need to demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to best safeguarding practice.
This post is subject to DBS and prison vetting at an enhanced level.
Please note: If you haven’t heard from us within three weeks of the closing date then your application has not been shortlisted on this occasion.