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Forward Leeds is service made up of several key partners including humankindBARCA-Leeds and St. Anne’s enabling the development of a peer led, recovery community.

We provide a safe environment in which people can develop their life skills, and confidence to achieve and maintain recovery and abstinence from their substance misuse, successfully re-integrate into society, and become active, contributing citizens

What’s in it for you?

  • A competitive salary
  • Pension Scheme
  • Exceptional support, training and development
  • Flexible working

NEW JOBS!

Active Recovery Coordinator

Salary
£19,000 – £27,000

Closing Date
30 October 2020

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The Recovery Coordinator is an integral member of a dynamic multi agency team, delivering comprehensive and tailored individual interventions that will include delivery of a full range of structured, one to one, support.

The role is designed to provide holistic support to adult service users and to coordinate their drug treatment, including assessment, recovery coordination, PSI delivery and multi-agency working.

We also welcome application from candidates with criminal justice interest/experience.

For a detailed job description and to apply, please visit the Humankind Careers page

Lead Practitioner – Family Plus/ Early Help Hub

Salary
£25,929 – £29,647.20

Closing Date
2nd November 2020

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This is a fixed term contract until 15th October 2021

We have an excellent opportunity for someone with a good knowledge of family interventions and safeguarding, specifically in relation to drugs and alcohol, to lead the Family Plus and Early Help Hub teams at Forward Leeds. We are looking for someone who understands the impact of drugs and alcohol on families, children and young people and has experience of working in drug and alcohol treatment and recovery services.

The teams work across six different sites in the city so the successful candidate will need to be able to travel citywide. They will have excellent interpersonal skills working closely with partner agencies within Forward Leeds and the Early Help Hubs. They will have experience of leading and supervising staff and be able to manage a balance of priorities across different teams.

In addition they will have the opportunity to be involved in the innovative work delivered in response to domestic abuse by the Leeds Front Door Safeguarding Hub and developing the Forward Leeds response.

For a detailed job description and to apply, please visit the BARCA Careers page

Single Point of Contact Advisor

Salary
£17,500 – £19,250

Closing Date
22nd October 2020

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SPOC Advisors are responsible for providing an efficient and effective response, to all contacts made to Forward Leeds including those from professionals, service users, family members or carers.

The successful candidates will be fundamental members of a dynamic team. You will use your abilities and skills to:

  • Manage enquiries coming into the service – via telephone calls, emails, faxes and web enquiries
  • Assess clients coming into service and allocate to most appropriate element of the service
  • Respond to all enquiries in an efficient and calm manner; directing the clients and professionals to the most appropriate element of the service
  • Work within a multi-disciplinary organisation to achieve a range of outcomes

For a detailed job description and to apply, please visit the Humankind Careers page

Independent Nursing Prescriber
(Three full time, permanent roles available)

Salary
£37,750 – £43,000

Closing Date
open

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We have three full time, permanent vacancies for NMC registered, qualified NMPS to join us in Leeds to provide a range of drug and alcohol medical interventions and services.

Take this exciting opportunity to join us and play a part in a service that is “at the forefront of leading innovative work with kind, compassionate and caring staff” –  according to our recent CQC report.

For a detailed job description and to apply, please visit the Humankind Careers page

Independent Nursing Prescriber
Fixed Term Contract

Salary
£37,750 – £43,000

Closing Date
open

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We have a vacancy for a NMC registered, qualified NMPS to join us in Leeds to provide a range of drug and alcohol medical interventions and services.

Take this exciting opportunity to join us and play a part in a service that is “at the forefront of leading innovative work with kind, compassionate and caring staff” –  according to our recent CQC report.

For a detailed job description and to apply, please visit the Humankind Careers page