This vacancy has now closed

Sustaining Recovery Worker

  • Part time
  • £22,194 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 25th April 2021

  • Advertised from 8th April 2021
  • £17,755.48 - 30 hours per week. Fixed Term Contract: 12 months
  • 1807


We have an exciting and rewarding opportunity to join the Phoenix Futures Scotland team delivering long term support to individuals on completion of a residential rehabilitation stay.

You will lead our continuum of care approach to support in sustaining recovery, ensuring high quality, responsive recovery focused delivery in accordance with legislation and governing bodies.

You will have experience of working with people with multiple needs including addiction, and have a working knowledge of residential rehabilitation and strengthening recovery capital. Having experience of developing and nurturing partnerships to ensure robust pathways and care and support is in place to ensure our clients needs are met – up to 12months post-completion of our residential rehabilitation programme. You will be based between Scottish Residential service where you will support individuals and the Therapeutic Team with preparations for move-on and our Glasgow Housing service which currently provides ongoing aftercare support for individuals on completion of a range of residential rehabilitation stays. In addition to set check-ins and reviews with each individual throughout the 12month post-rehab period you will also offer a range of in-person and/or virtual group interventions, mutual aid support, drop-in sessions and our Phoenix ReUnited aftercare and activities programme.

You will be a positive, innovative, motivational and be able to maintain data completing regularly reporting. Being able to work to your own initiative, as well as part of a large multi-disciplinary team.

If you are looking for a charity that values your energy, ideas and passion we’d like to speak to you. You will ideally have a background in addictions, housing, homelessness or a related field and have experience of working with multiple stakeholders to deliver outstanding services that meet service user needs.

Phoenix Futures are one of the top not-for-profit organisations to work for. We are constantly striving to make recovery sustainable and accessible for everyone who needs help. As a carbon neutral charity we take seriously our responsibility to contribute to an environmentally sustainable future for all.

Application notes

Closing Date: 25/04/2021

To find out more about the role and/or to apply, please visit our website.

Please note: Interviews will most likely take place on MS Teams due to current COVID19 measures; there may be a requirement to attend the service to meet with service users and staff following the interview, where a Rapid Lateral Flow test maybe required.