Criminal Justice Recovery Practitioner, Hillingdon

Permanent
Hillingdon
£24,627 to £29,000 per annum
37.5 hour per week
Closing date:Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 00:00
Interview date, week commencing:
Job role:

Would you like to work closely with a caseload to support service users into substance misuse treatment and away from crime?

The service

The ARCH treatment service, led by Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust (CNWL), is a community substance misuse treatment service that offers a broad range of treatments from different teams, including the WDP Criminal Justice Team.

The role

We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and experienced drug and alcohol recovery practitioner. The post holder will work closely with partners from police, probation and the prison service to support and engage service users into recovery-orientated drug and alcohol treatment. The key objective of the role is to assist service users to address their offending behaviour and become free from dependency. This exciting role will offer the successful candidate the chance to make a lasting difference to the lives of our service users.

Conditions

  • Salary band of £24,627 to £29,000 per annum
  • Permanent contract
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • This role is dependent upon the successful applicant obtaining Metropolitan Police clearance

Location

The successful candidate will predominantly be working within the ARCH service in Uxbridge with the possibility of travelling to local criminal justice settings.

Why should you apply? 

  • Opportunity to engage individuals into substance misuse treatment and away from crime
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team within the ARCH umbrella 
  • Competitive salary

Interested?

For an informal chat about the role, contact Max Griffiths, Senior Criminal Justice Recovery Practitioner on 07918 738 903 or max.griffiths@wdp.org.uk

To apply, please read the job description, complete the application form and send to WDP.Recruitment@wdp.org.uk.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 29 May 2019 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

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.