Substance Misuse Support Worker

£9.50 - £12.50 per hour
Burton-On-Trent
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Job description

A national charity is looking to recruit a Substance Misuse Support Worker in Staffordshire. The role is available on a full time basis and the client is looking for someone to start immediately.

The role

As a Substance Misuse 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.

Responsibilities

* Carrying out initial assessments to identify support required

* Risk assessing individuals

* Conducting assessments over the telephone as well as some face to face

Candidate

The successful candidate for the role Substance Misuse Support Worker in Staffordshire will have:

* Experience working with people who have experienced substance misuse and/or mental health issues

* A genuine passion for working with vulnerable people

* Availability to work within a range of different shifts

* 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.

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to temporary vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer, job suitability are assessed on merit in accordance with their skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

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Hannah While
Senior Manager
Housing Team / Social Care Team
Birmingham
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