Job Title: Primary Care Worker

Summary of role: DHI are currently recruiting for a Primary Care Worker, working within the DHI’s South Gloucestershire Integrated Drug & Alcohol Treatment Service. You will work with GP’s specialist staff and other healthcare professionals with an aim to provide tailored treatment and support packages to deliver both bio-psychosocial and clinical services. The role will require a significant amount of travel across the South Gloucestershire region and the use of a car and willingness to use it for the purposes of this role is an essential Some Key duties you will expect to carry out • You will manage a caseload of service users (predominantly people who problematically use alcohol and/or opiates and require detoxification and/or substitute prescribing and those who have complex presentations due to mental or physical health • To conduct comprehensive bio-psychosocial needs assessments enabling service users to reflect on, and identify issues central to their eventual recovery i.e. drug and alcohol use, emotional wellbeing, finances, legal, housing, social functioning etc • To promote and facilitate an asset based, recovery orientated model that is responsive to the diverse needs and presentations of service users A full Job Description and Person Specification is available on our website.

Job tenure : Contract

Annual salary/pro rata salary: NJC 20-26 (£19,819 to £23,866) Pro Rata

Link to full information on job/how to apply: To apply for this post please complete an application form and skills form.

Application deadline: Midday Friday 20th July 2018