Substance Misuse Recovery Worker - Criminal Justice

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Substance Misuse Recovery Worker – Criminal Justice


Full Time

£20100 - £24294

We currently have an exciting opportunity to be part of a new team based in Doncaster to support service users leaving the criminal justice system. 

The post holder will be attached to an outreach team covering the Doncaster area to support individuals in the criminal justice system to engage with treatment services to improve health outcomes and reduce criminality.  The successful candidate will provide harm reduction advice and support on a 121 basis.

You will be required to liaise with other professionals involved with the service user’s care.

The successful candidate will have a relevant degree e.g.

Social Work, psychology or L3 in drug & alcohol or equivalent.

Experience and knowledge of the criminal justice system is desirable.

ADS support professional development and offer the ASYE programme and a variety of accredited qualifications.

In anticipation of the Government guidelines regarding mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations for frontline workers and those having face to face contact with service users please be advised that, where applicable, appropriate evidence of your COVID-19 vaccination status, official clinical exemption or confirmation of your commitment to be vaccinated by the timescales given will be required as part of the recruitment process.

ADS supports professional development and offers the ASYE programme and a variety of accredited qualifications.

To apply click on the link provided and you will be rediretced to the company website.


This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

The ADS is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity.

We promote the fair and equal treatment of potential and existing employees and clients.

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £20,100 - 24,294 per year
  • Location: Doncaster
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: ADS374
  • Posted: 2022-01-06 16:37:14 -

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