Smoking Cessation Advisor

  • Part time
  • £24,627 – £29,000 pro-rata
  • Harrow
  • Closing 20th June 2021


  • Advertised from 8th June 2021
  • 18.75 hours per week/2.5 days

Role

Would you like to work as a Smoking Cessation Advisor in an established WDP service, and help individuals to quit smoking?

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

The Smoking Cessation Advisor will provide evidence-based specialist smoking cessation support to clients in a variety of settings including, primary care i.e., G.P. Practices, mental health services, maternity unit and community settings.

They will build relationships to establish referral routes from/to the above groups and deliver stop smoking groups in the community and health and social care professionals, voluntary and community workers in Harrow.

We are seeking committed, organised and highly-motivated candidates, with an in-depth knowledge and experience of smoking cessation and related health and wellbeing issues.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a thriving service making positive changes in service users’ lives, through a non-judgemental, recovery-based approach that values the strengths and choices of those individuals.

Conditions

• Salary band of £24,627 to £29,000 (pro rata)

• Fixed term up to 12 months

• 18.75 hours per week/2.5 days (Part Time Employment)

Location

Harrow Recovery Centre is based on Bessborough Road, close to Harrow-on-the-Hill tube station.

Why Should You Apply?

• An opportunity to join one of WDP’s flagship services and contribute to service development.

• Be part of a high-performance team that is focused on quality and welcomes innovation.

• Competitive salary and professional develop opportunities.

Application notes

Interested?

For an informal chat about the role, contact Jaya Karira, Service Manager on 07446379533 or jaya.karira@wdp.org.uk

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website: wdp.ciphr-irecruit.com/Applicants/vacancy/368/Smoking-Cessation-Advisor---Harrow

The closing date for applications is 23:45, 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:

  • Entrepreneurial
  • In partnership
  • Strong belief in service users
  • Community focused
  • Diversity and Equality
    • WDP are a committed equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from disabled candidates, and those form 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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