Trainee Drug and Alcohol Practitioner Required: HMP Elmley, Kent


Location: HMP Elmley,

Locations: Isle of Sheppey, Kent

Closing date: March 31st 

Salary: £16,100


Fixed Term Contract – 1 Year

We are The Forward Trust (formerly RAPt and Blue Sky), the social business with charitable status that empowers people to break the often interlinked cycles of crime and addiction to move forward with their lives.

For more than 25 years we have been working with people to build positive and productive lives, whatever their past.

We believe that anyone is capable of lasting change. Our services have supported thousands of people to make positive changes and build productive lives with a job, family, friends and a sense of community.


We have a fantastic opportunity for a Trainee Drug and Alcohol Practitioner to join our service at HMP Elmley


You will be expected to have some basics skills to help with the delivery of structured group work as well as the case management of the clients on their caseloads and to ensure that good links are made and maintained with clinical teams

Become part of a vibrant team living our values – empowering, collaborative, expert, innovative and courageous. You’ll get an experience like no other with the chance to fast forward your career.

The successful candidate will be results and outcome-orientated and have experience of supporting vulnerable adults.

We offer an excellent benefits package including Simply Health coverage, competitive annual leave entitlements and a contributory pension scheme. We also support our employees to achieve both professional and personal development.

We are committed to equality of opportunity. We select candidates based their abilities and skills and nothing else. We are dedicated to enhancing the diverse profile of our organisation to reflect the communities within which we work.

This is a career-enhancing opportunity for a self-motivated individual.


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