Recovery Practitioner

Inclusion

The closing date is 23 January 2023

Job summary

An exciting opportunity for a Band 5 Recovery Practitioner has become available within Inclusion Substance Misuse Service at HMP Stocken.

You will be joining a well established team and providing treatment and support to men with a history of substance misuse.

Main duties of the job

You will be completing assessments, formulating care plans and delivering interventions alongside carrying a case load of men.

Treatment ranges from 1:1 sessions, group sessions and in cell workbooks and you will be supported in delivering all of these.

You will complete welfare checks, run drop ins and support men on OST.

HMP Stocken is a Cat C male training jail.

About us

Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is an award winning organisation with over 9000 employees. We are one of the largest integrated Health and Social Care providers, covering services across North & South Staffordshire, Shropshire, Hampshire, Buckinghamshire, Isle of Wight and Essex.

We pride ourselves on the services provided to support with the well-being of all of our employees both physically and mentally and offer counselling support and lifestyle information. Opportunities for flexible working are also available depending on the role.

We encourage career development provided by in house training programs and coaching support.

Demonstrating our strong commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion, and in context of our objective aligned to the growth of diversity across the workforce; we are particularly seeking applications from individuals who may be from under-represented groups, such as black, Asian or other ethnic groups, individuals with a disability, or LGBTQ+ individuals who meet the specific criteria.

We are embedding values based and inclusive recruitment practices to ensure that all applicants, from any backgrounds, have an equal chance of success in achieving a role with us.

Date posted

09 January 2023

Pay scheme

Agenda for change

Band

Band 5

Salary

£27,055 to £32,934 a year Per annum

Contract

Permanent

Working pattern

Full-time

Reference number

301-IT-22-4864494

Job locations

HMP Stocken

Stocken Hall Road, Stretton, Rutland

Leicestershire

LE15 7RD


Job description

Job responsibilities

To provide a range of low, medium and high intensity interventions as part of the substance misuse team to those service users experiencing substance misuse problems.

To work within a multi-disciplinary team, in a custodial environment delivering a high standard drug and alcohol recovery service in response to the needs of the service users as part of Inclusion and Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation trust. To provide a range of psycho-social interventions motivating and supporting service users to achieve recovery and positive outcomes within a recovery-orientated substance misuse treatment service To work in collaboration with clinical prescribing services to ensure the needs of each service user is met and that integrated working is a key element to Inclusions prison services.

Job description

Job responsibilities

To provide a range of low, medium and high intensity interventions as part of the substance misuse team to those service users experiencing substance misuse problems.

To work within a multi-disciplinary team, in a custodial environment delivering a high standard drug and alcohol recovery service in response to the needs of the service users as part of Inclusion and Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation trust. To provide a range of psycho-social interventions motivating and supporting service users to achieve recovery and positive outcomes within a recovery-orientated substance misuse treatment service To work in collaboration with clinical prescribing services to ensure the needs of each service user is met and that integrated working is a key element to Inclusions prison services.

Person Specification

Experience

Essential

  • A relevant qualification in the health and social / drugs and alcohol field

Desirable

  • Experience of working in the drug and alcohol field
Person Specification

Experience

Essential

  • A relevant qualification in the health and social / drugs and alcohol field

Desirable

  • Experience of working in the drug and alcohol field

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).

Additional information

Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).

Employer details

Employer name

Inclusion

Address

HMP Stocken

Stocken Hall Road, Stretton, Rutland

Leicestershire

LE15 7RD


Employer's website

https://www.mpft.nhs.uk (Opens in a new tab)

Employer details

Employer name

Inclusion

Address

HMP Stocken

Stocken Hall Road, Stretton, Rutland

Leicestershire

LE15 7RD


Employer's website

https://www.mpft.nhs.uk (Opens in a new tab)

For questions about the job, contact:

East Midlands Cluster Manager

Rachael Burley

Rachael.burley@mpft.nhs.uk

01780795020

Date posted

09 January 2023

Pay scheme

Agenda for change

Band

Band 5

Salary

£27,055 to £32,934 a year Per annum

Contract

Permanent

Working pattern

Full-time

Reference number

301-IT-22-4864494

Job locations

HMP Stocken

Stocken Hall Road, Stretton, Rutland

Leicestershire

LE15 7RD


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