Apprentice Recovery Practitioner - Redbridge x 2

Fixed Term
£20,572.20 per annum
37.5 hours per week
Closing date:Sunday, March 31, 2019 - 00:00
Interview date, week commencing:
Job role:

WDP has been delivering adult substance misuse services in the London Borough of Redbridge from April 2018.

WDP works innovatively with communities and individuals affected by substance misuse to deliver recovery-focused interventions irrespective of circumstance.

We are seeking to recruit a dynamic and passionate Apprentice Recovery Practitioner to contribute to the success of the new Redbridge Recovery and Reintegration (R3) service. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a busy service in a vibrant borough.

WDP is committed to the ongoing professional development of all our staff.  

This is an apprenticeship position and the successful candidate will be expected to undertake a Level 3 Lead Adult Care Worker apprenticeship qualification with our chosen training provider. This will include Math’s and English functional skills if you do not possess English and Math’s GCSE grade C or above (or equivalent qualification) and the documents to evidence this. The apprenticeship will last 14 to 16 months, (depending on the programme), the successful candidate must be committed to allocating the time required to complete this.

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

Through joining WDP, you will receive a warm welcome, peer support, extensive training, regular supervision and the chance to thrive in a lively and aspirational service.

For further information regarding this vacancy please contact Tohel Ahmed  Service Manager via email

WDP is recovery focused organisation. Our staff and volunteers are committed to helping our service users to improve their health and wellbeing, and to become free from dependency.

WDP is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. All post holders are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check.

WDP aims to be an equal opportunities employer