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Criminal Justice Outreach Practitioner

  • Full time
  • £23,500 – £27,175
  • Harrow
  • Closing 28th November 2021


  • Advertised from 11th November 2021
  • plus £2,100 Inner London Weighting. Vacancy Type: Permanent/Full Time

Role

Would you like to work closely with a caseload to support service users into substance misuse treatment and away from crime?

The Service

WDP Harrow is an established community Integrated service that is well performing and highly functioning. The service consists of both clinical and psychosocial and is CQC registered to provide a range of clinical interventions including BBV & health interventions, OST, and community detox, as well as robust family and carers and service user involvement provision.

The Role

We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and experienced drug and alcohol recovery practitioner. The post holder will work closely with partners from police, probation and the courts to support and engage service users into recovery-orientated drug and alcohol treatment. The key objective of the role is to assist service users to address their offending behaviour and become free from dependency. You will provide assertive outreach and re-engagement to support the larger Harrow Recovery Centre Team, supporting offenders to re-engage in treatment and to identify offenders who would benefit from the service. This exciting new role will offer the successful candidate the chance to make a lasting difference to the lives of our service users.

Conditions

  • Salary band of £23,500 to £27,175 per annum plus £2,100 Inner London Weighting
  • Permanent contract
  • 37.5 hours per week

To see the generous range of benefits we offer at WDP – including health and wellbeing initiatives, financial perks and development opportunities – visit our Benefits Package.

Location

The successful candidate will predominantly be working within the Harrow Recovery Service and in various local criminal justice settings.

Application notes

Why Should You Apply?

  • Opportunity to engage individuals into substance misuse treatment and away from crime
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team within the Harrow Recovery Centre
  • Competitive salary

Interested?

For an informal chat about the role, contact Mark Hammond, Team Leader on 07918 747 280 ormark.hammond@wdp.org.uk

For further details, and to apply, please visit our website: https://wdp.ciphr-irecruit.com/applicants/vacancy/586/Criminal-Justice-Outreach-Practitioner---Harrow

The closing date for applications ismidnight on Sunday 28thNovember 2021.

  • Diversity and Equality
    • WDP are a committed equal opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from disabled candidates, and those from minority ethnic backgrounds.
  • Safeguarding
    • WDP is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
  • DBS
    • All posts are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check prior to the confirmation of any job offer.

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