A national charity is looking to recruit a Drug & Alcohol Support Worker in Staffordshire. The role is available on a full time basis and the client is looking for someone to start immediately.
As a Drug & Alcohol Support Worker in Staffordshire, the client group being supported are people who have substance misuse issues who will need recovery related support as well as advice and guidance.
* Carrying out initial assessments to identify support required
* Allocating clients to keyworkers
* Risk assessing individuals
* Conducting assessments over the telephone as well as some face to face
* Facilitating needle exchange
The successful candidate for the role Drug & Alcohol Support Worker in Staffordshire will have:
* Experience working with people who have experienced substance misuse, mental health issues or other vulnerable adults
* A genuine passion for working with vulnerable people
* Available to start work immediately on a temporary basis
* A good telephone manner and confidence on the phone
* Some knowledge of the recovery process
* A DBS check issued within the last 12 months and/or on signed up to the update service
This role gives the opportunity to gain employment within a reputable organisation within the market. It is perfect for someone with some experience of working within substance misuse. Morgan Hunt have been recruiting within the Drug & Alcohol field for more than 12 years to help find professionals the right position at the right time. We provide an honest and consultative approach will help our candidates to secure the most suitable position for them.
If you feel you meet the above criteria, please apply now.
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