Recovery Practitioner Community Care Assessor

    Published
    February 8, 2019
    Location
    Romford, Havering, United Kingdom
    Category
    Job Type
    Closing Date
    2019/02/24
    Work Hours
    22.5
    Job Salary
    £24,627- £29,000 pro rata per annum
    Salary Units
    Annually
    Region
    London

    Description

    WDP have been providing drug and alcohol services in the London Borough of Havering since 2015. We work innovatively with communities and individuals affected by substance misuse to deliver recovery focused interventions irrespective of circumstance. We are now seeking to recruit a dynamic and passionate Community Care Assessor (CCA) to contribute to the ongoing success of the service in this vibrant Borough.

    Skills

    The successful applicant will have:

    A comprehensive understanding of current substance misuse issues and working within an Integrated community service.
    An understanding of Community Care Assessments
    Excellent Microsoft Office experience
    Be able to work to deadlines with excellent time management skills
    Have the legal right to work in the UK

    Responsibilities

    This is an exciting opportunity to work within a busy service contributing to the overall success of the Havering service.

    You will be required to develop and maintain partnerships with key stakeholders, manage change, and have a flair for bringing both clinical and non-clinical staff and service users together to deliver successful outcomes.

    Experience Requirements

    In addition to the above we are seeking to appoint an individual who can also bring WDP’s core values to the role:

    1. Entrepreneurial – you will be driven and bring innovative ideas

    2. In partnership – you will be a team player and liaise effectively with other WDP staff and partner organisations

    3. Strong belief in service users – you will be ambitious for those we help and this will come across strongly in your practice with service users

    4. Community focussed – you will provide and shape services that serve the whole community