E9, London
£27,509 per year
Permanent, Contract, Full-time
Job description

Hours: Full time, 37.5 hours per week
Contract: Permanent
Reporting to: Safeguarding Manager
Salary: SCP 23 £27 509 Pro Rata

The Friends Family & Carers Recovery Worker will provide specialist substance misuse interventions – using skills in assessment, safeguarding best practice, and robust case management - to a caseload of service users with wider family members who are impacted my their previous and current use of substances.

Working in partnership with external partners including Children’s Social Care, wider safeguarding partners, and internal colleagues in the City & Hackney Recovery Service, the post holder will work holistically to provide support and regular, recovery-focused interventions.

They will model and promote the recovery service’s commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion, and will engage the local communities through effective communication, transparency, and collaboration to promote recovery in all aspects of the service.

The deadline for applications is 12th August 2021. Please apply via the Breathe HR link, please complete the application form and attach it together with your CV, please ensure you attach both when you press "Apply Now".

We are open to conversations about flexible working, however the postholder will need to be visible and present in the office, particularly during the first three months, subject to an individual Covid Risk assessment. We have a flexible approach to working from home.

Mind in the City, Hackney and Waltham Forest is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff, and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

We are a disability confident employer. All applicants with a disability, who meet the minimum essential short-listing criteria are guaranteed an interview. If this applies to you, please email us the attached equal opportunities form to the HR Team.

We at Mind CHWF want to assure you that your privacy and the security of your data is our top priority. It always has been, and it will continue to be, as we refine our policies and internal processes. Please take a moment to read through our applicant's privacy notice.

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Posted on: 30 July 2021
Closed date: 29 August 2021
Tags: Support Worker, Care Management