Dual Diagnosis Practitioner, Merton

£24,627 - £29,000 per annum
37.5 hours per week
Closing date:Sunday, February 2, 2020 - 00:00
Interview date, week commencing:
Job role:

Would you like to be part of a successful team working in a vibrant and innovative environment?

The service

WDP Merton is an integrated drug and alcohol recovery service that offers interventions and treatment for the residents of Merton, to support them through their recovery journey. WDP works innovatively with communities and individuals affected by substance misuse to deliver recovery-focused interventions irrespective of circumstance.  

The role

We are seeking to recruit a dynamic and passionate Dual Diagnosis Practitioner to contribute to the success of this service working closely with our service users and partner organisations.


To be successful you will need to have an excellent understanding of complex needs and a willingness to work flexibly.  The successful candidate will have a strong work ethic, excellent communication skills and a passion for working creatively with complex service users. 


  • Salary band of £24,627 - £29,000 per annum
  • Permanent contract
  • 37.5 hours per week


Based at our service hub in Mitcham but with some off-site working at satellites across the borough.

Why should you apply?

  • A new challenge
  • Focussed caseload
  • Competitive salary


For an informal chat about the role, contact Helen O'Connor, Service Manager on 0300 303 4610 or Helen.oconner@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 Sunday 2nd February 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

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