Throughcare Senior Practitioner

Salary: NJC PT 20-22 (£26,446 - £27,514)

Hours: 37.5 Hours Per Week

Location: South Glos

Contract Type: Fixed Term Until March 2023

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 are recruiting a Throughcare Senior Practitioner within the Throughcare Team, to support clients within South Gloucestershire who require support with housing, benefits, homelessness advice. This is an exciting and varied post with opportunities for creativity and innovation.

You will be joining an experienced and enthusiastic Throughcare Team that work hard to support each other, deliver an exceptional service to clients and meet our contract requirements.

You will have the opportunity to work flexibly between home and DHI offices to support clients. You will provide non-judgemental advice that focuses on wrap around service provision given advice as well as advocating on clients behalf.

As part of the role, you will line manage a small team of Throughcare Workers, harm reduction worker and student placements, providing advice, support, guidance as well as structured supervision. Working as part of the wider management team, you will support the team to achieve outcomes and targets.

If you’ve got experience or an interest of working in the substance misuse field and share DHI’s values of self-direction, stimulation and zest for life, we’d love to hear from you.

DHI is an award winning charity that challenges social exclusion by supporting people to achieve their potential and contribute to the richness and well-being of their community. We are looking for applicants who will share our passion for our values, and our commitment to our client groups and our local communities.

As an employee of DHI, you will have access to our Employee Assistance Programme.

If you’d like to know more about the role, please contact Hannah Brittain, Treatment Service Manager, to arrange an informal discussion.

How To Apply

Please use the enclosed Job Description and Person Specification to complete an Application Form and Skills Form and send to before Midday 20th May 2022

We strongly encourage you to complete our Equality & Diversity monitoring form to help us achieve a diverse workforce. The form does not form part of the selection process.

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