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3x Specialist Early Help Alcohol and Drug Practitioners

Salary details: £25,620

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Employer: Charities

Barca Leeds



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Reason for Vacancy: Fixed Term Appointment

Hours per Week: 37

Closing date: 26 August 2019 11:30 PM

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Barca-Leeds is a community based charity. We are an organisation that delivers transformational services to adults, children, young people and families in Leeds, bringing people and services together to better respond to the needs of each individual

We wish to appoint a:

3x Alcohol and Drug Practitioners – Early Help Hub –Job Ref FL033

Are you looking for a new role that allows you to be part of a multi-disciplinary team leading good practice and innovation? These are exciting new opportunities to support families with drug and alcohol problems as part of a multi- disciplinary team within the Early Help Hubs. The Hubs are part of Families First which is seen as an exemplar nationally. These posts will play a critical part in transforming early help and making a difference to children and families. Candidates will have excellent knowledge of drugs and alcohol and have experience of delivering treatment to this client group. They will also have an excellent understanding of the impact of drugs and alcohol on families and be experienced in safeguarding matters and an advocate of Think Family Work Family approach.

The successful candidates will be based in the Early Help Hubs, one in each area of the city, and be part of a multi-disciplinary team of workers. They will be expected to provide early advice and support, signposting and helping family’s access treatment when required. Successful candidates will be expected to work with and provide training and support for colleagues across the partnership.

If you would like more information on the hubs please contact Lesley.Wilkinson2@leeds.gov.uk
Secondments not accepted from other parts of Forward Leeds.

Full Time 37 hours
Fixed term posts until May 31st 2021
Salary £25,620

Closing Date: Midnight Monday 26 August 2019
Interviews will take place w/c 2 Sept 2019

It is the organisation’s policy to require the successful applicant to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Check at a level appropriate to the role, before appointment is confirmed.

Please visit our website for full details and application pack:

Completed applications should be sent to recruitment@barca-leeds.org
By no later than midnight 26 August 2019
Applicants should quote the job reference number in the subject header of your e-mail

Barca-Leeds strives to be an equal opportunities employer
Registered Charity Number. 1048996
Company limited by Guarantee No 2949419

The above post is not a Leeds City Council vacancy and has been advertised on behalf of the relevant organisation. To apply please follow their application instructions.

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