Recovery Worker, Youth Offenders, Drug and Alcohol Worker, Housing Support Worker, Liverpool
Your new company
Hays are recruiting for a well established charity that is supporting youth offenders with a history or drug / alcohol misuse to rehabilitate upon release. The role is temporary with funding agreed until end of March 23.
Your new role
You will support men with current or previous substance misuse history who are leaving HMP Altcourse for Cheshire, up to 12 weeks pre-release.
You will act as a named point of contact for men – focusing on individuals only having to tell their story once. Men showing willingness to engage in the programme will be encouraged to apply for a Rehabilitation to Resettlement (RTR) house.
You will develop a Pathway Plan for prison leavers, ensuring accommodation is secured and any healthcare and/or psychological interventions organised before their release. The plan will introduce the man to their named contact in the community. The plan will mitigate high-risk situations for the individual, shared with RTR Housing Support staff to help prepare them for reintegrating and rehabilitating.
What you’ll need to succeed
You will need to have similar experience working with a caseload of people within drug / alcohol services. Experience of working collaboratively with multiple agencies is beneficial as well as experience within homelessness.
You must have a full UK driving license and business insurance.
What you’ll get in return
What you need to do now
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