Recovery Practitioner - HMP Woodhill

HMP Woodhill Milton Keynes
£21,088 to £26,933 per annum
37.5 hours per week
Closing date:Friday, April 6, 2018 - 17:00
Interview date, week commencing:Friday, April 6, 2018
Job role:

WDP HMP Woodhill is looking for an enthusiastic individual who has a passion to work in the field of substance misuse.

WDP HMP Woodhill is based in HMP Woodhill, providing an integrated substance misuse service to prisoners who are experiencing substance misuse problems ,ensuring that they have access to the same quality of treatment as those in the community and enabling them to achieve their goals and aspirations of becoming drug and alcohol free.

The post holder will have experience in delivering drug and alcohol treatment programs and be confident in working with groups.  The individual should demonstrate skills to ensure that the care delivered, is specific and evidence based and adheres to service user’s needs as well as best practice guidelines.

Good communication skills, written and verbal are essential in addition to good time management and confidence to work collaboratively and cohesively as part of a multidisciplinary team.

WDP is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. All post holders are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check.

WDP aims to be an equal opportunities employee.