Recovery Worker

Hours: 37.5 hours per week and such additional hours as are required by the business from time to time. Usual working hours are between 9am- 5pm with a requirement to work flexibly with some weekend and evening work subject to the requirements of the service, the business and operational management.

Location: Bristol, GP surgeries and any other location reasonably requested by the organisation. [The role will require a significant amount of travel across the Bristol region and the use of a car and willingness to use it for the purposes of this role is an essential requirement

Contract Type: Permanent

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.

Salary: NJC Pt 9-19 (£20,903 - £25,481), depending on experience

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.

We are looking for positive resilient individuals committed to working collaboratively with GP’s, our partners and other community and healthcare organisations to provide person centred and enriching packages of support helping service users optimise their recovery. You will work within a team of work colleagues and peers carrying out assessments, support planning and facilitating groups as part of your role.

Recovery Workers manage a mixed caseload of service users who use a range of substances as well as working with service users involved in the criminal justice system.

If you are interested please contact Rachael Bollan on 07771940949 for an informal discussion regarding the role

How To Apply

Please use the enclosed Job Description and Person Specification to complete an Application Form and Skills Form and send to recruitment@dhibath.org.uk before Midday 14th May 2021.


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