Create Strength Group

Recovery Group Worker

Ref: CSG-NVB-GRW0123a5

Closing Date: 23:59 on Sunday 24th September

Interviews: w/c 2nd October

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Location: Bradford

Contract: Full-time

Salary: £ 24,890 - 27,323 p/a

Role Purpose

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a talented and motivated individual to support CSGs vision
within the New Vision Bradford Substance Misuse Contract. Providing collaborative recovery
planning to substance misusers within the treatment process (drug and alcohol) guiding individual
recovery journeys, through treatment to sustained recovery . You will be working in a small team
of recovery delivery professionals designing and delivering recovery solutions throughout the
Bradford district.

Group facilitation skills and training delivery experience of short rolling courses are key to this

Person Specification


    • Educated to diploma/ degree level in a relevant subject or Minimum 3 years equivalent direct experience in substance misuse treatment/ health and social care delivery
    • Minimum 1 year experience of group facilitation
    • Working with models of service delivery and issues relating to recovery planning
    • Use a range of medium/high intense structured psychosocial interventions including motivational interviewing, ITEP, CBT-REBT-SBNT and MI/MET in a group setting
    • Knowledge of relevant practice in relation to safeguarding vulnerable groups, including children


      • An understanding/Lived experience of addiction & recovery   
      • Level 6/Level 7- Counselling, Addiction studies Teaching, Psychosocial, Management  
      • Experience/skills in group facilitation  
      • Relevant experience of working in a leadership role  
      • Experience of designing and delivery of group work interventions in line with a recognised therapeutic models 
      Further Information

      If you require further information about the role or wish to have an informal conversation regarding any aspect of the application process, please contact us on tel: 07759 053653

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