Senior Recovery Coordinator

Reference: SNRECJUN2024

Location: Bradford and all other bases

Hours: 37.5

Salary: £32,088

Team: Treatment Team

Responsible To: Team Leader

Closing Date: Monday 15th July 2024

About the Role

New Vision Bradford was launched on 1 April 2023.  This is a partnership between the Bridge Project, Project 6 and Humankind.  Under this umbrella, the partnership delivers an adult substance misuse service for the Bradford and Craven District, aiming to help people tackle the misuse of alcohol and drugs and reduce risk taking behaviours through dedicated prevention, intervention, and support.

The Bridge Project is looking to appoint a full-time Senior Recovery Coordinator on a permanent basis, under the New Vision Bradford umbrella.  You will be based in Bradford and will cover at other service site locations.  It is essential therefore that the successful applicant is able to travel across the District getting to different locations.  Having access to a vehicle would be desirable but not essential.

This role will work as an integral part of the multi-disciplinary team delivering high quality substance misuse treatment provision by supporting service users from point of entry into the service and throughout their treatment and recovery journey.

You will hold a small caseload and provide day to day coordination and team support.  This role will also support the delivery of traineeships and provide coaching, mentoring and development of staff within the team.

In order to be considered for this role you will need 2 years’ full time experience of working with people with alcohol and/or drug problems and/or people with complex and multiple needs within the last 4 years, as well as being able to demonstrate experience of case management and delivering care coordination in substance misuse or a directly related field.

We are looking for someone who is committed and passionate in this field of work and what we do, with a positive and engaging approach to help change lives.  Equally, you will be highly organised, possess excellent communication skills, have the ability to provide onsite day to day coordination and team support as well as the ability to actively participate in new starter inductions and support the delivery of traineeships within the team.

There is an element of flexibility around working hours required by the postholder.  A willingness to undergo an enhanced DBS check is also a requirement of the post.

In return we can offer a competitive salary, 4% pension contribution, excellent annual leave entitlement, employee assistance scheme, life insurance and a programme of mindfulness activities for staff.  The Bridge Project is a Mindful Employer.

If you would like to have an informal conversation about the role, please contact Tony Hargreaves, Team Leader on to arrange this.

You must complete the Bridge Project’s application form in order to be considered.  No CV’s are accepted.  No Employment Agencies please.

The closing date for completed applications is 12.00 noon on Monday 15 July 2024.

Shortlisting will take place on Tuesday 16 July 2024.

Interviews will be held on Monday 22/Tuesday 23 July 2024.

If applying online, please make a note of this Job Reference


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