Apprentice Recovery Practitioner, Redbridge

Fixed Term
£21,018 per annum
37.5 hours per week
Closing date:Sunday, December 6, 2020 - 00:00
Interview date, week commencing:
Job role:

Apprentice Recovery Practitioner – New job opportunity


Are you looking for the opportunity to start a career in substance misuse?


The service

WDP’s R3 service in Redbridge is an established community integrated service that is well-performing and highly functioning.  The service consists of a range of roles including clinical and non-clinical staff and is CQC registered to provide a range of clinical interventions including BBV & health interventions, OST, and community detox, as well as robust family and carers and service user involvement provision.


The Role

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


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 Maths and English functional skills if you do not possess English and Maths 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.



  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Salary of £21,018  per annum
  • Fixed-term apprenticeship contract (14-16 months)



This role will be based at the R3 service in Ilford, close to Ilford rail station, with occasional travel across the borough.


Why should you apply?

  • To obtain development within a thriving and established WDP service.
  • To support the development of one of WDP’s flagship services.
  • An exciting opportunity to undertake a qualification and while working.


Who should apply?

  • Redbridge Residents.
  • Have some work experience that can be enhanced by the apprenticeship and work experience.
  • Ability to successfully complete the associated course while working.



For an informal chat about the role, please contact Tohel Ahmed, Service Manager on 07522 235 592 or


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


The closing date for applications is Sunday December 6th 2020 at 00:00 midnight.


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