Substance Misuse Practitioner

£12 - £16 per hour
Work from Home

Job description

We have an exciting opportunity at a Birmingham Drug and Alcohol Recovery Service, this opprtunity is for someone who is passionate about helping people and making a difference. This role will be based in Birmingham city which allows hybrid working between office and home, 37.5 hours per week, Monday-Friday.

We are looking for a Substance Misuse Practitioner to manage a caseload of service users presenting with drug and alcohol issues. The role will involve offering a range of harm reduction interventions and structured key working, helping engage service users in a care-planned and recovery focused way to attain improved health outcomes and achieve their personalised treatment goals.

Responsibilities of a Substance Misuse Practitioner

  • Effectively organising and delivering 1-2-1 care-planned support and facilitating group work sessions as required,
  • Using appropriate models, interventions and approaches tailored to meet the individual needs of service users.
  • Support them in their individual, person-centred journey to build recovery capital by partnership working with other support agencies and local projects

Requirements of a Substance Misuse Practitioner

  • Experienced working in substance misuse
  • Managing a caseload of up to 50 at one time
  • DBS on the update service or issued within the last 12 months
  • Available to start ASAP

If you feel you meet the above criteria please apply within.

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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