Temp Lead Practitioner - South Tyneside

£22,936 - £26,593
29 March 2019 12 Noon
19/ST/05

HumanKind are an established provider of substance misuse, health young people and families, employment training and education and housing services. In the last 3 years we have doubled in size. In 2018/19 we have a projected turnover of circa £36 million pounds and will employ in excess of 900 staff, expanding from a turnover of £27 million pounds and 700 staff in a matter of one year.

We are recruiting for a 12 month Maternity Cover Lead Practitioner for our Recovery Co-Ordination Team to be based in our South Tyneside Adult Recovery Service. 

This service supports residents of South Tyneside with Drug and Alcohol needs.  The successful post holder will match our organisational ambition and commitment to provide the highest standards of service delivery across South Tyneside, engaging with local communities and supporting their priorities.

Main Duties for the Role will Include:

• Supervisory responsibility for recovery co-ordination staff within the integrated service team.
• Supervise and maintain delivery and performance of recovery co-ordination and PSI pathways within the wider service delivery model.
• Take a lead role in development of effective and collaborative recovery co-ordination and PSI pathways within the integrated service model.
• Take a lead role in the effective day-to-day operation of a designated service premises, coordinating service delivery elements, staffing and the working environment.


The closing date for completed applications is noon on the 29th March 2019
Interviews for these posts will be held on 8th April 2019

Application packs are also available via email at info@humankindcharity.org.uk or by contacting our recruitment line on 01325 731160 quoting reference 19/ST/05.
Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address you have provided on your application form, including your invite to interview if you are shortlisted. Ensure that you check your emails after the closing date as you will not be contacted by any other means.

Please read the full Job Description and Person Specification prior to applying for this position.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address you have provided on your application form, including your invite to interview if you are shortlisted. Ensure that you check your emails after the closing date as you will not be contacted by any other means.

What we offer you?

We offer benefits including

  • A competitive salary
  • Pension Scheme
  • Exceptional support, training and development
  • Up to 32 days (pro rata) annual leave per year