Moving On Inverclyde Project Worker

Post: Project Worker Hours: Negotiable (between 16-35 hours per week)
Salary: £24,000 per annum (pro rata)
Length: 12 months

The post will involve some out of hours working, including evenings and weekends

Moving On Inverclyde is a community-based service supporting adults who are recovering from problematic substance use (alcohol and drugs) in Inverclyde. It is seeking enthusiastic and motivated people to join its team and deliver its new Early Intervention Service. The project worker will work in a person-centred way alongside Service Users entering the service, to support their individual needs.

The Role:

Excellent communication and relationship building skills are essential, as you will work alongside various partner agencies and groups.

Reporting to the Service Manager, the role will involve:

• Attending allocations meetings with local partner agencies to identify referrals to our service
• Taking referrals for the service
• Carrying out needs assessments with Service Users
• Drawing up recovery plans with service users
• Providing one-to-one support to Service Users in a variety of locations, including Moving On offices, local venues and Service Users' own homes
• Working effectively as a member of Moving On's wider Staff Team
• Maintaining clear verbal and written communications with Moving On colleagues and external agencies
• Maintaining clear written records
• Monitoring and reviewing the effectiveness of recovery plans with Service Users
• Following Moving On's policies & procedures and appropriate codes of conduct at all times

For an application pack please E: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or T: 01475 735200

For an informal chat, call Bruce Thomson, Service Manager, on 07306 374188

Closing date for applications is Friday 24 July 2020

Our team are currently working remote of the office but can be contacted via individual emails or ...

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  • 01475 711733
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