Harm Reduction Worker (Keighley)

We are looking for a Harm Reduction Worker to provide evidence-based, harm reduction interventions in support of people who use drugs and other substances, both in our Needle and Syringe Exchange Programme and via street outreach

Key Purpose

• To work with people who use drugs and other substances, and provide evidence-based harm reduction interventions, both in our Needle and Syringe Exchange Programme and via street outreach

• To support people who use our services enabling them to adopt safer practices and reduce harm including naloxone provision

Please access the job description link for more detailed information regarding this role.

Project 6 would be delighted to see applications from all the communities we exist to support, particularly from people from BAME communities who are under-represented within our organisation.

The Application process

The first stage of application we ask all applicants to fill out the form below.

For all roles we have two stages, one will be an interview panel which is currently done over zoom and another stage will be at one of our offices where you will get to meet the team and have a look around the office. This interview is normally role play based, where you will be given a situational-based task.

Most roles require an enhanced DBS check. https://hub.unlock.org.uk/ is a great source of information or please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

Additional Benefits

Pay Care: Pay Care Plan to keep you happy and healthy we pay for a plan that helps to cover the costs against everyday healthcare costs, such as visiting the dentist or optician, and unexpected treatments associated with accidents or injuries, allowing you to claim back up to 100% of the costs.

Job-Sharing

Job sharing is offered on all jobs if you wish to be considered for job sharing please state this in your application

Enquiries

If you have any question about the any of the roles please email info@project6.org.uk informal inquiries do not form part of the assessment process for a role.

If you wish to apply for this role please fill in the form below:

Salary:

£22,658

Team:

Complex Needs

Hours:

36

Location

Keighley

Managed By:

Complex Needs Team Leader

Contract:

12 month, fixed-term contract

Closing Date:

14/05/2021

Interview Date (WC):

21/05/2021

 

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