Nottingham, Nottingham
£25,655 - £31,534 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description


The Nottingham Recovery Network is the single point of advice, support and treatment to anybody in Nottingham City who wishes to change their relationship with alcohol or drugs.

An exciting opportunity to help develop the New Nottingham City Drug and Alcohol treatment

• Framework is seeking to recruit a Band 5 Senior Substance Misuse Practitioner
• Provide high quality patient care through assessing, care planning, key working,
implementing and evaluating treatment plans for people with substance misuse problems
• Carry out assessments and carry a clinical caseload with responsibility for planning,
implementing and evaluating care programmes. Take an active role in Multi-Disciplinary
Meeting (MDT meetings).
• The post holder will assist in the care co-ordination of patients and be involved in the delivery of treatment including, brief and extended advice and structured treatment.
• Facilitation of therapeutic group work.
• You will be working directly with other Clinical Specialists and Senior Substance Misuse
Practitioners and be expected to assist across Nottingham Recovery Network service as
necessary. You will be supporting Band 4 practitioners.
• You will have proven extensive experience of working with people with drug and/or alcohol
misuse issues.
• Excellent communication skills and a good knowledge of harm reduction models for drug and alcohol are essential.

What we offer: Life Assurance, Pension (up to 4% matched by FHA), Enhanced Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Benefits, Additional Annual Leave Purchase Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Learning programmes tailored to suit different roles and services, Health Cash Plan.

Framework supports all employees to achieve a better work/life balance. Should you wish us to consider flexible working or job share as part of your application please state this on your application in the supporting statement section.

To protect the health & wellbeing of those receiving support from Framework, colleagues and the wider community, any job offer is conditional upon the prospective post-holder having been vaccinated against Covid-19, or agreeing to do so during the first six months in the post, except where such a requirement would be unreasonable in the circumstances.

98% of the workforce in a recent staff survey said they were proud to work for Framework.

Framework is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Registered charity No: 1060941.

As a Disability Confident employer we warmly encourage job applications from people with disabilities. Framework is committed to offering opportunities to people from diverse communities. If you have specific requirements or adjustments please let us know if there is anything we can do to support your application.



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Posted on: 18 November 2021
Closed date: 06 December 2021
Tags: Practitioner

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