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Criminal Justice Substance Misuse Practitioner

Ripley, Derbyshire
£12.00 to £16.00 Per Hour
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Criminal Justice Substance Misuse Practitioner Location: Derby, DE5 Salary: £12.00 - £16.00 per hour (depending on experience) Job type: Temporary contract (3 months minimum) Hours: 37.5 hours a week (Monday to Friday) - Days Start date: Immediate start subject to satisfactory References and DBS Barker Ross Healthcare are currently recruiting for a Criminal Justice Substance Misuse Practitioner in the Derby area. This will involve dealing with caseloads and assessment and inputting details onto SystmOne NHS database. We are looking to recruit a drug and alcohol worker who specialises in working with clients who have experienced drug and alcohol/substance misuse issues and criminal justice. You will be managing around 50 to 60 case files so previous experience is essential. Job details: Handling caseloads and assessments - managing around 60 caseloads Inputting assessments onto the SysmOne NHS (computer database), must have accurate data entry skills Overseeing referrals Managing and collecting prescriptions (good knowledge of medication is required) Collecting prescriptions Liaising effectively with partnership agencies in order to ensure continuity of care, key working and access to appropriate services Undertaking assessments and delivering a range of evidence-based substance misuse psychosocial interventions in 1:1 sessions Recovery work and key sessions In addition, you'll be able to demonstrate excellent communication, organisation and time management skills and be confident in managing your own priorities in order to carry a diverse workload with competing demands Just as importantly, you'll have a genuine interest in the understanding of substance misuse problems and a positive recovery focused attitude Knowledge of SystmOne, experience of group work and a Level 3 in Health & Social Care or Tackling Substance Misuse is desirable Inputting data onto the SystmOne NHS computer database Essential experience - drug and alcohol community or prison work Overall, within this role you will be expected to coordinate the treatment for your allocated caseload, completing care plans, risk assessments and other relevant paperwork to support the service user. You will arrange medical interventions (as needed) and offer psychosocial interventions. SystmOne (computer system) NHS database experience is required If this is a role you are interested in, please contact Jade at Barker Ross Health and Social Care on (phone number removed) or apply online to this advert
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  • Job Reference: 707261246-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Barker Ross
    Barker Ross
  • Location: Ripley, Derbyshire
  • Salary: £12.00 to £16.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Temporary