Assessment & Engagement Worker - Sunderland - Temporary until 31st July 2020

£18,289 - £22,386
11 October 2019 12 Noon
19/WR/10

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Humankind are an established provider of substance misuse, health, young people and families, employment training and education and housing services. We are proud to be a national charity based in the North East, promoting fair chances for all.
Wear Recovery is a service made up of several key partners including Humankind, enabling the development of a peer led, recovery community. Providing a safe environment in which people can develop the life skills, and confidence to achieve and maintain recovery and abstinence from their substance misuse, successfully re-integrate into society, and become active, contributing citizens.
Based in one of our busy hubs, you will be required to work as part of a team to provide recovery planning and case management to substance misusers (Drug and Alcohol) at different stages of their recovery journey, from the assessment and engagement phase providing holistic and structured recovery coordination and PSI.
The post holder will be expected to work closely with partner agencies in community and outreach settings. The post holder will support parents/carers where appropriate.


Please read the full Job Description and Person Specification prior to applying for this position.
Please visit https://humankind.careers for more information and an application form. The closing date for completed applications is noon on Friday 11th October 2019. Interviews will take place on Friday 18th October 2019
Application packs are also available via email at hr@humankindcharity.org.uk or by contacting our recruitment line on 01325 731160
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