£24,260 - 27,232 per year
Health Social Care Team
0207 198 6070
about 4 years ago
Alcohol Treatment Project Worker
£24,260-£27,232 per annum, inclusive of London Weighting
12-months Fixed Term (Maternity Cover)
37.5 hours per week total, including evening and weekend work
TPP’s client is a charity funded by a local council who offer a range of community and residential services for problem drinkers and their families. Services include confidential advice, information and ongoing support to help reduce the negative effects of alcohol misuse on individuals and the community. Supporting over 15,000 people, they are one of very few organisations to focus exclusively on alcohol through their work in service delivery, consultancy and campaigning.
With specialist knowledge and experience of working with alcohol misuse and Polish Speaking clients, you will provide interventions to people within the community and the primary care setting. This involves providing clinic cover with the Alcohol Treatment Team Leader to at least 4 regular GP clinics within the borough, conducting comprehensive assessments, care planning, 1:1 psychosocial support sessions, delivering CBT/MI group sessions and delivering 1:1 interventions within structured alcohol support programmes that runs over a 12-week cycle.
A natural and bilingual communicator, you will have specialist knowledge and experience of working with alcohol misuse and Polish-speaking clients. You will have strong psychosocial group work experience working within clinical drug and alcohol services. You will be a compassionate supporter of those in recovery by using creative ways to engage and retain service users in treatment services and move them on to the borough’s recovery service for involvement in the local recovery community.
Please send across an updated CV. For a confidential chat please don’t hesitate to call me on (020) 7 198 6070, or you may email directly firstname.lastname@example.org and I will be in touch. If you are shortlisted for interview, we will send you an application form to complete.
Closing Date: Thursday 30th March 2017
Interviewing: Thursday 13th April 2017
We value diversity at TPP and welcome applications from all sections of the community.