Aquarius Practitioner Required: Telford, Shropshire

 

Whitechapel House

(Telford)

The salary for this post is £20,015.00.

We are looking for a Practitioner to work with people who are effected by substance misuse, supporting them in reaching their recovery goal.

You will be providing 1:1 support and telephone advice, assessment, brief or structured interventions to help clients achieve their recovery goals.

Providing case management and working in an integrated care pathways and ensuring safeguarding issues are managed effectively.

An energetic and confident self-starter, you have a qualification in health/social care, youth and community work (e.g. NVQ Level 3 or above, DipSW, Mental Health Nursing, Counselling, Addiction Studies).

Alternatively, we’ll consider candidates with experience of working in the substance misuse field with a commitment to complete NVQ Level 3 Health and Social Care.

As well as good knowledge of alcohol/drug and health related issues, you’re used to liaising with voluntary and statutory agencies and health professionals and comfortable engaging with clients in a variety of service delivery settings.

What’s more, you have a flexible approach, a commitment to the principles of confidentiality and excellent record keeping and Microsoft Office.

In return, you can expect some great benefits, including 32 days’ holiday, contributory pension scheme, employee assistance programme and childcare vouchers, plus exceptional professional development and training opportunities.

So, get inspired and take the first steps towards a more fulfilling career.

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