Cranstoun Drug Services
Balham, Greater London
Putney, Greater London
£7,821.60 - £9,164.40 per year plus £1,446 ILW
Permanent, Part-time
Job description

£7,821.60 to £9,164.40 prorated plus £1,446 Inner London Weighting prorated

14 hours (0.4 FTE) per week over a 7 day shift working pattern

Balham (SW17) & Putney (SW15)

 

The focus of this role is to provide housing management, support and resettlement advice, advocacy and liaison to residents with a history of substance misuse and offending behaviour. This involves developing effective relationships with residents and stakeholders; you will also undertake one-to-one key work, support planning, risk assessments and facilitating resident meetings.

 

You will need experience of direct client work, have an understanding of harm minimisation techniques, and possess the ability to organise daily routines, informal work and be able to motivate clients. You will enable clients to gain the skills and confidence to live independent lives and will foster social inclusion. This includes engaging with the individual around their substance misuse and ensuring their effective and sustained engagement in treatment, as well as engaging in education, training and employment.

 

Unfortunately, we are unable to accept CVs. Ref: 895

 

Closing date:  3rd November 2019.

 

Interview date: 11th November 2019.

Refreshed on: 23 October 2019
Closed date: 03 November 2019
Job ref: 895
Tags: Support Worker, Social Work