Drug & Alcohol Rehab Jobs @ UKAT

This Page was last reviewed and changed on September 8th, 2020

UKAT is the UK’s leading provider of Addiction Rehabilitation and detox. We have several drug & alcohol rehab jobs and are growing rapidly. If you’re interested in working with us, have the skills to make a difference in the addiction recovery industry then please drop us a line.

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Please read here about the current UKAT Recruitment for COVID-19

Job Title: Addictions Therapist (Oasis Runcorn)
Salary: Competitive

Job Summary

The Therapist is to ensure the day-to-day delivery of high quality therapeutic support to substance misusing clients who access Oasis Runcorn via statutory or self referral. They are expected to provide direct client services by way of group and key work, meet key service objectives in line with Oasis Runcorn’s policies, procedures and data collection systems, deliver a structured therapeutic support programme through group-work sessions and one to one interventions and counsel individuals about their substance use using recognised theoretical models. The ideal candidate will explore, implement and supervise a range of approaches, activities and exercises, which are designed to promote health and support individuals through detoxification/stabilisation, as well as utilise a flexible approach and where required participate in activities and tasks which directly respond to client need. Maintaining a safe and welcoming environment ensuring health and safety standards are adhered to is one of the top priorities in our practice.

The role requires you to have

  • Preferred experience in therapy of at least 3 years
  • Bachelor’s degree (preferred)
  • HCPC license (preferred)
  • Experience of direct work with substance misusing clients
  • Two years’ experience of direct client work with at least one years’ experience of working with substance misusers in a therapeutic setting
  • Experience of developing and delivering therapeutic support programmes
  • Experience of providing direct client services particularly assessment & group-work.
  • A flexible open approach and proven communication skills in the management of sessional staff, volunteers and clients.
  • Experience of working in partnership with a range of statutory and non-statutory agencies
  • Proven skills in planning and administration.
  • Ability and willingness to develop the treatment programme to suit client need.
  • Confidence to work on own initiative as well as part of a team.
  • Understanding of the importance of upholding quality standards, performance monitoring and collating appropriate statistical information for purchasers.
  • Knowledge of health and safety, including assessing high-risk situations for clients.
  • Organised and have excellent time management skills
  • An empathic and non-judgmental attitude.
  • Demonstrate the ability to effectively work with people regardless of their ethnic, cultural, social backgrounds, their gender, age, religious belief, disability and sexual orientation
  • Commitment to support Oasis Runcorn’s values and mission.
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good communication and inter-personal skills
  • Ability to respond flexibly to the demands of the post
  • Ability to make a personal investment in the development and success of Oasis Runcorn.
  • A professional qualification in substance misuse and or counselling.
  • Experience of providing training to fellow professionals.
  • Computer Literacy.

To get in touch, email us on jobs@ukat.co.uk

Job Title: Weekend Housekeeper (Liberty House Clinic)
Salary: £3,627 per year

Job Summary

We are looking for the right candidate to be part of Liberty House’s expanding team that helps people recover from addiction. This role is for 8 hours per week, 4 hours per day, Saturday and Sunday. The successful candidate will have overtime available for annual leave and sickness cover for the fulltime housekeeper.

Workdays:

  • 9am to 1pm Saturday
  • 10am to 2pm Sunday

The role requires you to have

  • Cleaning experience in an office, medical, leisure or hospitality environment
  • A working knowledge of health and safety in relation to cleaning and housekeeping particularly COSHH and manual handling
  • Numerate and literate within the requirements of the job
  • An empathetic and non-judgmental attitude to those seeking to recover from substance misuse
  • A flexible attitude to the duties of the job and working hours
  • Ability to have an appreciation of and work effectively with people from a diverse background

To get in touch, email us on jobs@ukat.co.uk

Job Title: Saturday Housekeeper (Worthing, West Sussex)
Salary: £8.72 an hour

Job Summary

Recovery Lighthouse are looking for a Housekeeper to work Saturday only, 5 hours, 9am – 2pm

The role requires you to have

  • minimum of 1 year relevant experience
  • understanding of cleaning methods and properties of cleaning materials used
  • knowledge of Health and Safety, particularly Moving and Handling techniques, Fire Safety and COSHH assessments
  • efficient worker
  • capable of a high level of sustained physical effort and able to respond to a demanding workload
  • a positive and flexible aptitude to teamwork
  • initiative and self motivation
  • a caring and understanding attitude towards the residents

To get in touch, email us on jobs@ukat.co.uk

Job Title: Counsellor (Worthing, West Sussex)
Salary: £22,000.00-£26,000.00 per year

Job Summary

The Counsellor will be responsible for the day-to-day delivery of a high-quality care and therapeutic treatment programme. The rehabilitation of clients with substance misuse issues is the primary purpose and this involves pharmacological intervention and structured psychosocial interventions in a safe environment. The Addiction Counsellor at Recovery Lighthouse will take care of delivering a structured therapeutic support programme through group-work sessions and one to one intervention.

The role requires you to have

  • Two-years’ experience of direct client work with experience of working with substance misusers in a therapeutic setting.
  • Experience of developing and delivering therapeutic support programmes.
  • Experience of providing direct client services particularly assessment and groupwork.
  • A flexible open approach and proven communication skills in the management of sessional staff, volunteers and clients.
  • Experience of working in partnership with a range of statutory and non-statutory agencies
  • Proven skills in planning and administration.
  • Ability and willingness to develop the treatment programme to suit client need.
  • Confidence to work on own initiative as well as part of a team.
  • Understanding of the importance of upholding quality standards, performance monitoring and collating appropriate statistical information for purchasers.
  • Knowledge of health and safety, including assessing high-risk situations for clients.
  • Organised and have excellent time management skills
  • An empathic and non-judgemental attitude.
  • Demonstrate the ability to effectively work with people regardless of their ethnic, cultural, social backgrounds, their gender, age, religious belief, disability and sexual orientation
  • Commitment to support Recovery Lighthouse’ values and mission.
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good communication and inter-personal skills
  • Ability to respond flexibly to the demands of the post
  • Ability to make a personal investment in the development and success of Recovery Lighthouse.
  • A professional qualification in substance misuse and or counselling.
  • Experience of providing training to fellow professionals.
  • Computer literacy.

To get in touch, email us on jobs@ukat.co.uk

Job Title: Addictions Counsellor (Bradford, West Yorkshire)
Salary: £23,000.00-£25,000.00 per year

Job Summary

The Counsellor will be responsible for the day-to-day delivery of a high quality therapeutic treatment programme to clients presenting with addiction related concerns. This will include facilitating daily group therapy sessions as well as providing individual counselling sessions and support for their own client caseload.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: MONDAY 21ST AUGUST 2020 AT 4PM

The role requires you to have

  • Therapeutic experience: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Diploma of Higher Education (Preferred)
  • Three years post qualification experience working with groups and individuals (Preferred)

To get in touch, email us on jobs@ukat.co.uk

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