Recovery Assistant Volunteer - Sefton

13 November 2019 12 Noon
19/VOL/21

Brief description of project
Royal Terrace provides recovery focused and supported accommodation for people who have alcohol and, or, substance misuse support needs and need support to live independently.
We provide support to individuals to develop the skills required to manage homes, live confidently, remain in recovery and ultimately achieve independent living. We also deliver group-based activities to support service users to promote health and wellbeing, employability and active-citizenship.

Details of the role / tasks
To support individuals in accessing services to support their recovery.
To support and accompany individuals to attend appointments and access a range of community services.
To support and accompany individuals to access community based leisure activities.
To support the team at Royal Terrace with the day to day running of the project, supporting with admin duties and helping to facilitate on site groups and activities.

Personal qualities
Successful applicants will
• Have a positive attitude towards people in recovery, be open minded and non-judgemental
• Have good verbal and written communication skills
• Have the ability to work to instruction, under own initiative and within Humankind Policies and Guidance
• Be able to commit to a minimum of 4 hours per week
Interviews will be held Monday 18th November. For an application form please email volunteering@humankindcharity.org.uk or call 07957297828

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.