No day is the same when you work with Carers. You must have a desire to help people and be able to do this in an effective, practical and solution focussed way.
You will be part of a team that has the ability to make a real difference to the lives of Carers. You must be committed to providing equitable and high quality support, and be able to do this in sometimes challenging and emotional situations.
Carers of people with Substance Misuse problems share the rewards and challenges of caring that most other Carers experience, but caring for someone with a substance misuse problem comes with its own unique experiences.
You will support Carers via peer groups, training and the provision of quality information, advice, guidance and emotional and practical support.
The post holder will benefit from having an understanding of the cycle of change and the recovery agenda, and must have knowledge of substance misuse, addiction, interventions and working with families.
HOURS: 32 hours per week
SALARY: £21,748 pro rata per annum
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We do not accept C.V’s. To apply you must complete an application form.
CLOSING DATE: 9am Thursday 25th November
INTERVIEWS: Tuesday 30th November
Please send completed application forms to firstname.lastname@example.org
Or post them to: Carers’ Support Service, 1 Town Hall Square, Grimsby, DN31 1HY