Recovery/Activities Practitioner

Salary: £19,500.00 per annum

Service Name: Adult Services

Date Posted: 1st December 2019

Closing Date: 20th December 2019



New Start is a family run not-for-profit organisation providing residential and supported accommodation services for homeless people or people with little or no housing choice. An exciting opportunity has arisen at New Start for a Recovery/Activities Practitioner working at our RISE Recovery Services Step-Down Service.


  • ​To promote / facilitate therapeutic support to service users in an abstinence-based setting.

  • To support service users to achieve their goals and targets as defined / agreed within their recovery plan.

  • To empower service users to work towards their future hopes and aspirations as part of their plan for a positive and sustainable future.

  • To oversee the safety and security of the building, service users, and visitors at the project.

  • To take responsibility for the health and safety aspects of the building and service users whilst on shift.

  • To report any necessary incidents / relapses to the Service Manager as appropriate.

  • To support residents in all aspects of recovery.

If you would like to apply for this position, please send your CV & Cover Letter to:

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New Start Ltd

The Job Bank

4 Tunnel Road


L7 6QD


Tel: 0151 708 7103

Fax: 0151 708 8239


Company No. 3452521