Recovery Coordinator - NYH Scarborough

£19,000 - £27,500
23 November 2020 12 Noon

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Humankind are an established provider of substance misuse, health young people and families, employment training and education and housing services. In the last 3 years we have doubled in size. In 2018/19 we had a turnover of circa £36 million pounds and employed in excess of 900 staff, expanding from a turnover of £27 million pounds and 700 staff in a matter of one year.

Humankind hold the contract to deliver the North Yorkshire Horizons services from 2019 – 2024 and we are currently recruiting for a full time Recovery Coordinators to join our North Yorkshire Horizons service in Scarborough on a temporary basis until February 2021 with the possibility of ongoing extension.

North Yorkshire Horizons 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.

You will be required to provide holistic support to adult service users receiving substance misuse treatment, both within the Scarborough based Hub and within a shared care environment, and support them to move through their recovery orientated journey into sustained recovery by achieving positive treatment outcomes within Scarborough and surrounding areas.

As directed by the Project Manager, the Recovery Coordinator will be an integral member of the dynamic multi agency team developing and delivering comprehensive and tailored individual interventions that will include delivery of a full range of structured, psychosocial and clinical support. The post calls for close co-operation with other professionals such as GP’s, practice nurses and pharmacists and will involve delivering clinics from host environments/GP practices.

The closing date for completed applications is 12 noon on Monday 23rd November 2020.

Application packs are also available via email at or by contacting our recruitment line on 01325 731160 quoting reference 20/NYH/22.

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

  • Up to 32 days Annual Leave per year (pro rata)
  • Optional Annual Leave purchase scheme
  • Competitive company pension scheme with employer contribution
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Discounts on high street shops and brands including several leading high street brands, retailers and travel suppliers.
  • Eye Care Vouchers – Free eye tests & discounts for VDU users
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Exceptional Learning & Development Opportunities