S2S Northamptonshire is a fully integrated recovery focused substance misuse service working to provide drug and alcohol treatment. The service delivers a range of services – from open access, harm reduction, medically assisted recovery and specific recovery interventions, group work and criminal justice interventions.
The Service comprises of a range of services including Key Work and Clinical Co-ordination, Psycho-Social Interventions, group work, family work and complex needs.
We currently have a rewarding opportunity to join the Corby, Northampton, Kettering and Wellingborough sites as a Recovery Support Volunteer to assist our teams in the delivery of high quality, responsive recovery focused interventions. We engage clients with drug and alcohol issues to promote and facilitate positive recovery outcomes.
Volunteers bring a range of skills and experience that complement the work we do. It also provides an opportunity for individuals to use existing skills to support our services, develop new skills and gain experience in the health and social care sector, specifically in the substance misuse, treatment field. We also offer volunteers access to the same high quality training as our staff in addition to ongoing support through regular supervision.
CGL 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 ensure the safety and well-being of children, young people and adults. Applicants to these posts will need to demonstrate an understanding and commitment to best safeguarding practice.