Support Services
Support Services

Therapist

Runcorn

Scope

Exceptional opportunity for an experienced Therapist to join a specialist private provider of Addiction Therapy and Rehabilitation, with first-class care clinics UK wide. In this role you’ll be a compassionate, genuine and courageous Therapist looking to make a difference in people’s lives. You’ll be responsible for the day-to-day delivery of high quality therapeutic support to substance misusing clients.

Responsibilities

  • To contribute to assessments of clients within agreed timescales.
  • To deliver therapeutic support through group-work sessions and one to one interventions.
  • To contribute to regular reviews of the client with probation and health workers.
  • To counsel individuals about their substance use.
  • To help individuals address their substance use and offending behaviour.
  • To maintain records of the client attendance and participation in the group programme.
  • To explore, implement and supervise a range of approaches, activities and exercises, which are designed to promote health and support individuals through detoxification/stabilisation.
  • Ensure that all administration, case recording, written reports etc. are maintained accurately.
  • Where required, participate in activities and tasks which directly respond to client need.

About You

  • Experience of direct work with substance misusing clients.
  • Level 4 or higher qualification in Counselling or equivalent
  • Two years’ experience of direct client work with at least one years’ experience of working with substance misusers in a therapeutic setting.
  • Experience of developing and delivering therapeutic support programmes.
  • Experience of providing direct client services particularly assessment & group-work.
  • A flexible open approach and proven communication skills in the management of sessional staff, volunteers and clients.
  • Experience of working in partnership with a range of statutory and non-statutory agencies.
  • Proven skills in planning and administration.
  • Ability and willingness to develop the treatment programme to suit client need.
  • Understanding of the importance of upholding quality standards, performance monitoring and collating appropriate statistical information for purchasers.
  • Knowledge of health and safety, including assessing high-risk situations for clients.
If you are interested in the above role then please apply or get in touch to discuss further.
Jess Ashton Managed by Jess Ashton
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North West
Permanent
Clinical
apply Posted - 22.06.2022

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