Recovery Assistant Volunteer - Sefton

14 January 2020 12 Noon

This position has now closed. Why not check out our current jobs or volunteer positions.

We are looking for a range of volunteers to  support individuals in accessing services to support their recovery. To support and accompany individuals to attend appointments, to access a range of community services and to access community based leisure activities.

Volunteers will also 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.

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.

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

Please visit for more information and an application form. The closing date for completed applications is noon on the 14th January 2019 with interviews TBC.

Application packs are also available via email at or by contacting our volunteer team on 07957 297 828.

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.