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Specialist Recovery Navigator – Substance Misuse

Liquid Personnel is currently looking for a Specialist Recovery Navigator to join a Substance Misuse Service in East Yorkshire.
 
We are looking for a Specialist Recovery Navigator who has an excellent knowledge and understanding of substance misuse and alcohol issues, as well as previous experience in a similar field. As a successful candidate, you must also have knowledge of application of behaviour change strategies and cycle of change.

Knowledge and experience of the following is also required: homelessness, criminal justice, mental health, substance misuse. 
 
Your benefits as a Specialist Recovery Navigator:

  • Competitive pay rate (£28,116.74 to £30,212.09 per annum)
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Supportive team and management

 
What will you be doing as a Specialist Recovery Navigator?

  • You will engage with people that have identified substance misuse and a history of rough sleeping that have recently moved into stable accommodation, identified via the Rough Sleeping Team
  • You will carry out comprehensive assessments and develop recovery plans that clearly identify how they will enable progression in addressing substance use and re/integrating into the community
  • You will support the project and wider service to inform future opportunities by gathering research on specific topics when required
  • You will support the development of service-based recovery communities
  • You will ensure the timely and accurate collection, recording and reporting of specified data

 
Essential requirements of this Specialist Recovery Navigator role:

  • Experience of working with individuals that have suffered multiple disadvantages.
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of drug and alcohol issues and experience of working within a related field
  • Experience of working in an outcomes-focused environment
  • Experience of identifying and Addressing safeguarding incidents
  • The ability to manage change successfully in a way that prioritises the needs of service users
  • The legal right to work in the UK

Specialist Recovery Navigator – Substance Misuse

Job details
Sector: Criminal justice
Location: Yorkshire
Salary: £28,117 - £30,212 pa
Type: Permanent