Hope Recovery Navigator - Burleigh Court Barnsley

£19,948 - £24,271
15 September 2019 12 Noon
19/BRS/11

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Are you passionate about supporting people in their recovery? Do you have transferable skills and/or experience to empower people to achieve their full potential?
Barnsley Recovery Steps provide a wide range of interventions to individuals who require support around drug or alcohol use.   We are now recruiting for a full time HOPE Recovery Navigator to be based in our Barnsley Recovery Steps Service.

The successful post holder will match our organisational ambition and commitment to provide the highest standards of service delivery across Barnsley, engaging with local communities and supporting their priorities.
Main Duties for the Role will include:
• Deliver effective and immediate responses to minimise harm and reduce relapse whilst encouraging individuals to engage with a recovery plan covering all aspects of their life.
• Deliver effective Single Point of Contact, assessment and engagement, health liaison, harm reduction, needle and syringe programme, prevention pathways and interventions including BBV within the wider service delivery model.
• To deliver and support the development and co-ordination of a targeted outreach, in-reach and cross-reach activity, in relation to health prevention and education.
• Work in partnership with South Yorkshire Police to reduce substance related crime and disorder by deliver interventions with offenders testing positive for Class A drugs in custody. Police clearance is required for the successful candidate.
Starting salary is negotiable depending on skills and experience.
Please read the full Job Description and Person Specification prior to applying for this position.
We understand the importance of ensuring all our service users are safe from harm and are committed to following guidelines on safeguarding children and vulnerable adults and good working practices, including the safe recruitment of workers.
Please visit https://humankind.careers for more information and an application form. The closing date for completed applications is noon on the 15TH September 2019 and Interviews to take place on 24th September 2019
Application packs are also available via email at hr@humankindcharity.org.uk or by contacting our recruitment line on 01325 731160 quoting reference 19/BRS/11
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