Would you like to work closely with a caseload to support service users into substance misuse treatment and their families?
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.
As the Hidden Harm and Family Worker you will support parents/carers, children and young people from the Eastern European community, with a specific focus on the Romanian community who are involved in problematic drug and/or alcohol misuse to minimise the impact of this substance misuse on their children.
As the Hidden Harm and Family Worker you will work across WDP Harrow, the Young People’s Substance Misuse service and Children’s services to ensure that strong partnership links are developed and maintained with the Harrow Local Safeguarding Children and Adults Boards, children and adult mental health services and MARAC, MAPPA and MASH meetings.
The successful candidate must be committed, hardworking and highly motivated, and have experience of working with substance misuse and related health and well-being issues.
• Salary band of £24,627 - £29,000 per annum
• 15 months contract (Fixed term contract)
• 37.5 hours per week
WDP Harrow, Young People’s Substance Misuse Service (Compass) and Harrow Children’s Services
Why Should You Apply?
• The opportunity to work in one of WDPs flagship services.
• You want to positively impact individuals and the wider community
• Exciting and innovative field
• Focused caseload
For an informal chat about the role, contact Jaya Karira, Service Manager on 07446 379 533 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For further information, and to apply, please visit our website: wdp.ciphr-irecruit.com/Applicants/vacancy/298/Hidden-Harm-and-Family-Worker---Harrow
The closing date for applications is 23:59, Sunday 20th June 2021
WDP and our values
WDP is an innovative behaviour-change charity. We facilitate long-lasting transformation in people’s lives to improve health, wellbeing, and social integration. We work across the fields of substance misuse, young person’s support, employability, sexual health, and inpatient services.
All staff are required to work to WDP’s four values:
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