Substance Misuse Resettlement Worker

Salary: £19,500 per annum

Service Name: Adult Services

Date Posted: 06 August 2018

Closing Date: 07 September 2018



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 within New Start Adult Services for a qualified Substance Misuse Resettlement Worker.



  • To work as part of a team providing quality accommodation and support services for vulnerable adults participating in, and seeking recovery within, a safe and secure environment.

  • To manage a caseload incorporating both elements of the service; and provide daytime visiting support which integrates both targeted and structured support planning that ties into an overall resettlement plan.

  • To provide quality support, advocacy, advice and guidance in an Abstinence-based or Harm Reduction accommodation settings within the Project – enabling Service Users to keep a consistent network of support to aid with their personal recovery goals.

  • To work within the framework of New Start’s policies and procedures.

This is an essential car user post which requires a valid driving licence and use of own car. In addition you will receive a £30 essential car user allowance and £0.40p per mile.

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