Addiction, Health, Behaviour Change | CGL

Opiates Recovery Coordinator (Ref: CGL2794)

The closing date for this vacancy has passed. Please use our vacancy search to find current vacancies.

£21,933.15 - £25,741.73 per annum
37.5 hours per week
Closing Date: 
Friday, 7 December 2018 - 11:45pm
Job Reference: 

This is an existing post and the successful candidate will be expected to deliver high quality case coordination to predominantly an opiate using cohort of service users.  You will be required to work closely with Change Grow Live prescribers to implement tailored treatment packages for opiate service users including delivering detox pods and other groups, optimising medication dosage as required, and identifying those individuals that may be suitable for detoxification

You will be required to deliver all forms of psychosocial interventions including group work and you will have excellent engagement skills, be committed to high quality service provision and the active involvement of service users. You will have some training relevant and or qualifications, and experience when it comes to addressing substance misuse issues within a busy and dynamic integrated drug and alcohol service and its expected weekend and evening work will form part of your brief.

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 users 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.

Please note, if you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date, your application has not been shortlisted on this occasion.

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