Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Recovery Practitioner

Recovery Practitioner required based in Essex for a drug and alcohol service.



  • On-going contract

  • start date - ASAP

  • Full time and Part time hours available

  • £18 - £20 per hour (negotiable depending on experience)


Job Details



  • Manage a case load of service users, conducting assessments, evidence-based interventions (brief and structured), recovery and aftercare planning.

  • Deliver harm reduction advice, guidance and education including, needle & syringe exchanges, brief and extended recovery interventions, blood borne virus interventions and overdose prevention advice.

  • Support the day-to-day delivery of excellent drug and alcohol services to service users and their significant others, including family members friends and carers.


Essential requirements



  • NVQ Level 3 in Health and social care or equivalent or ability to complete this qualification.

  • An understanding of harm reduction approaches and their application across a variety of substances including prescribing requirements.

  • Experience of conducting assessments and developing, implementing and evaluating SMART care plans.