Community Recovery Service Team Leader

Salary: NJC Pt 23-29 £27,741 - £32,910 depending on experience

Hours: 30 Hours and such additional hours as are required by the business from time to time.

Location: South Bristol and any other location reasonably requested by the organisation.

Additional Information: DHI offers up to 31 days paid leave (service-related) in addition to statutory holidays, a 7% pension contribution, Cycle to Work Scheme and Employee Assistance Scheme. DHI is a Disability Confident Committed Employer.

The Role

DHI is an award-winning charity that challenges social exclusion by supporting people to achieve their potential and contribute to the richness and wellbeing of their community. We are looking for individuals who share our passion for our values of self-direction, stimulation and zest for life and our commitment to our client groups and the local communities we serve.

Are you a proactive multi-tasker who can take a lead on safeguarding issues, manage a team of recovery workers and oversee the delivery of a programme of services developed to support people towards changing their drug and alcohol use with consistent energy & enthusiasm…?

The team provides a variety of support to people including alcohol detox support, initiating opiate substitute prescribing, relapse prevention and motivational interventions in a wide mix of mediums including 121’s, Zoom Groups and ‘actual groups’. You will need to be resilient and experienced in managing clients with a range of substance use issues, be the ‘go to’ person located in the South Bristol Hub while integrating with community services and partnership working with one of our sub-contractors; Hawkspring.

The role involves actively contributing to and supporting the wider Bristol DHI services, Team Leaders and Service Manager to develop and enhance treatment services within ROADS.

How to Apply

If you are interested, please contact Louisa Chowen on 07880 482577 for an informal discussion regarding the role

Please use the enclosed Job Description and Person Specification to complete an Application Form and Skills Form and send to before Midday 1st July 2021. Interviews to be held on the 6th July 2021

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