Lead Practitioner Recovery Coordinator (Maternity Cover) - TARN - Newcastle upon Tyne

£22,936 - £25,987
06 December 2019 12 Noon
19/HYPF/30

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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.

We are recruiting a six month fixed term (maternity cover) Lead Practitioner for our Recovery Co-ordinator team to join Humankind’s team within Treatment and Recovery Newcastle (TARN). The service will be led by Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust delivered in partnership with Changing Lives and Humankind.

Launching on 1st December, TARN will offer high quality care, supporting opportunities and best possible outcomes for individuals, their families and communities.

The successful post holder will match our ambition and commitment to provide the highest standards of service quality and performance across Newcastle.

Main duties of the role will include:
• To lead development and delivery of recovery co-ordination pathways and interventions within the service, ensuring provision is integrated and effective.
• To contribute, develop and promote effective working relationships within the service partnership and across stakeholder organisations, including key community agencies and sources of recovery support.
• To ensure the achievement and evidencing of recovery co-ordination and wider service performance outcomes and quality standards.
• To ensure case management within the recovery co-ordination team is effective and enables both positive service user experience and service performance standards.

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 12 noon on Friday 6th December 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/HYPF/30.

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