Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Recovery Worker - East London

Recovery Practitioner

Service Care Solutions are an industry-leading recruitment agency since 2005 and we've been identified as a preferred supplier and key provider to private substance misuse clients and substance misuse NHS trusts across the country, with a successful reputation of supplying temporary and permanent staff.

We are currently recruiting for a Recovery Practitioner to join a drug and alcohol charity based in East London.

LOCATION: East London
HOURS: 37.5 hours per week
DURATION: 3 months
PAY RATE: £18 - £22 (negotiable depending on experience)

Recovery Practitioner Duties

  • Build therapeutic relationships and deliver a tailor-made package of care including:

  • Recognised psycho-social interventions;

  • 1to1 key work, POD and group work;

  • Clinical interventions;

  • Harm minimisation and brief interventions.

  • Manage a caseload of 70 opiate and alcohol clients

  • Carry out risk assessments and risk management.

Recovery Practitioner requirements

  • Excellent understanding of drug and alcohol issues and experience of working within a related field.

  • Accomplished written and verbal communication skills and a high degree of personal IT competency.

  • The ability to accurately update and maintain records in a timely fashion and to work to deadlines for the submission of information, e.g.


  • Good working knowledge of mental health interventions, services and good practice.

  • Experience of working in an outcomes-focussed environment.

If you are interested in applying, please contact Danny Booth on 01772 208962 or send your CV to


*We offer a £250 referral fee bonus for any Candidates you refer who we place in to work on a minimum 3-month contract



The Benefits of working with Service Care Solutions:

  • DBS disclosures provided via fast-track online services free of charge

  • 3 weekly payroll runs

  • £250 training allowance

  • Excellent pay rates

  • Specialist Probation consultants offering single point of contact

  • Frequent notifications of upcoming opportunities via text and email