Groupwork Practitioner – HMP Wormwood Scrubs, London – £23,500 per Annum – Full Time, Permanent
Our client currently has an exciting opportunity for a substance misuse professional to join their team at HMP Wormwood Scrubs.
Our client is a social business with charitable status that empowers people to break the often interlinked cycles of crime and addiction to move forward with their lives. For more than 25 years they have been working with people to build positive and productive lives, whatever their past. They believe that anyone is capable of lasting change. Their services have supported thousands of people to make positive changes and build productive lives with a job, family, friends and a sense of community.
Working in a busy, successful team of Health and Wellbeing Practitioners you will be managing a caseload of clients supporting clients with mental health, substance misuse and complex needs, running single session workshops. Stepping Stones their low to medium intensity course. One of the key targets will be measuring outcomes, so co-operative working relationships with other partner agencies is vital to this role.
To be successful in this role you will need to have delivered groups in a previous role. They will consider applications from candidates with a Nursing and/or Criminal Justice background and applications from candidates who are themselves in recovery will be welcomed.
Our client offers an excellent benefits package including work-related clinical supervision allowance, Simply Health coverage, competitive annual leave entitlements and a contributory pension scheme. They also support their employees to achieve both professional and personal development.
They are committed to equality of opportunity. They select candidates based their abilities and skills and nothing else. They are dedicated to enhancing the diverse profile of their organisation to reflect the communities within which they work.
You will need to fill in an application form with supporting statement on the company website. Once you submit via the apply button below you will be sent by email a link to the direct page where you can apply, and view the Job Description.
You will also need to complete a supporting statement that lists clear examples which demonstrate your competencies in relation to the person specification and being the right candidate for the role.
They are unable to accept CV’s.
Closing date for applications: 13/12/2017 (10:00 am)