Administrator – Cheshire West and Chester

£20,000 - £22,000 per annum
37.5 hours per week
Closing date:Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 00:00
Interview date, week commencing:Monday, July 29, 2019
Job role:

Are you a dedicated professional with excellent communication and organisational skills?

The service

WDP has been providing drug and alcohol services in Cheshire West and Chester since 1 April 2019.  We actively promote recovery and work with individuals, those affected by someone else’s substance misuse, and the local community to improve the health, wellbeing and functioning of residents.

Our specialist team includes substance misuse workers, doctors and nurses, as well as volunteers and peer mentors. Together we offer a wide range of pharmacological, psychosocial and recovery-orientated interventions that support individuals and their families who wish to receive advice, assessment and treatment for their drug and/or alcohol problems.

The role

We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and experienced Administrator to join our team.  To be successful you will need to demonstrate the ability to prioritise and organise your workload and provide a high standard of customer service. You will also need to demonstrate, in addition to a strong team ethic, excellent communication, IT and organisational skills, and previous experience of having worked within a diverse role.

An empathetic and non-judgmental approach is imperative as this varied role will give you exposure to a vast array of sensitive data. Additionally, you will also need to display a proactive attitude towards promoting the services we offer and take full ownership of all administrative responsibilities in order to ensure that the service can function to its optimum.

The successful candidate should be an organised individual with excellent communication skills who is able to multi-task and prioritise whilst managing a busy office environment. 


  • Salary band of £20,000 - £22,000
  • Permanent contract
  • 37.5 hours per week


WDP Cheshire West and Chester works across Chester, Ellesmere Port and Northwich. There is an expectation for the successful candidate to be able to work across these sites if required

Why should you apply? 

  • A new challenge
  • Contribute to the development of the service
  • Competitive salary


For an informal chat about the role, contact Marie Tiquet, Implementation Manager on 07966 595 726 or

To apply, please read the job description, complete the application form and send to

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 24 July 2019 at 00:00 midnight with interviews being held week commencing 29 July 2019.

WDP and our values

WDP is an innovative behaviour-change charity.  We facilitate long-lasting transformation in people’s lives to improve health, wellbeing and social integration.  We work across the fields of substance misuse, young person’s support, employability, sexual health and inpatient services.

All staff are required to work to WDP’s four values:

  • Entrepreneurial
  • In partnership
  • Strong belief in service users
  • Community focused

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.