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Substance Misuse Specialist

Young People and Community Adult Services

Full-time – 37 hours per week

(Monday-Friday inclusive, may involve some evening and weekend work)

Starting Salary £23,025

(Salary Band 3a £23,025 – £25,305)

The role of a Substance Misuse Specialist is to help reduce the harm caused by substance misuse to users themselves, affected others and to the wider community. This is achieved by providing services to the clients that are tailored to suit their assessed needs: these should be provided in line with drug misuse and dependence guidelines.

Your time in this post will be split between providing treatment interventions to under 18 year olds accessing the SHARP service, and provide treatment to young adults up to the age of 25.

In order to be considered for this post, please complete the application form demonstrating that you have met the criteria detailed on the role profile,  and email it back to us by the closing date detailed above. Please return your completed application to the following email address:

Closing Date for receipt of applications: Friday 1st October 2021 at Midday

Interview Date: Monday 11th October 2021

Substance Misuse Specialist Role Profile March 2021

Harbour is an equal opportunity employer and invites applications from all sectors of the community. All offers of employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, Occupational health clearance and satisfactory references.

Please note that we reserve the right not to re-employ someone who has been been previously employed by the Harbour Centre.

Benefits of working for Harbour include the following:

28 days leave (rising to a total of 31 in year 3) plus bank holidays, 2 extra Festive days, Birthday Day off, access to the Cycle scheme and Tech scheme, workplace Pension (Employer contribution 5%)