Criminal Justice Recovery Worker

    Forward Trust
    Applications closing date: 31/12/2022
    Location
    Kent, United Kingdom
    Job Type
    Category
    Closing Date
    2022/12/31
    Job Salary
    £23,791
    Region
    South East

    Description

    We are The Forward Trust (formerly RAPt and Blue Sky), the social enterprise with charitable status that empowers people to break the often interlinked cycles of crime and addiction to move forward with their lives.

    Working within an integrated healthcare framework to provide support to drug and alcohol users aged 18 and over (dependent on service). Services are designed to deliver Psychosocial Drug and AlcoholInterventions for Service users that are identified as having an Alcohol or drug problem.

    Services will deliver client centred treatment using both harm reduction and abstinence based treatment approaches depending on the requirements of the individual client.

    You will be required to manage clients who have been referred using the Criminal Justice (CJ) referral routes from courts, police custody and prisons; services provided to them will be integrated within the substance misuse service to provide appropriate harm reduction advice and guidance, assess, care plan; deliver structured 1:1 and group-work sessions including structured treatment programmes.

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