Recovery Housing Worker

  • Full time
  • £24,250
  • Aberdeen (On site)
  • Closing 31st May 2024

  • Advertised from 14th May 2024
  • Permanent.


Are you passionate about making a positive impact in the lives of others? Do you possess exceptional skills and a drive to create meaningful change? If so, we invite you to join our team as a Recovery Housing Worker for our brand new Recovery Housing service across Aberdeen city centre.

You will support the Housing Team Manager and wider colleagues with the development of the brand-new service(s) in Aberdeen city and you will work as part of a team to develop and maintain high quality supported plans for individuals in our Aberdeen Recovery Housing Service.

You will provide outreach across Aberdeen city centre supporting individuals with the aim to gaining their own tenancy.

The Role

Developing and implementing support plans for individuals in the Recovery Housing Service.

Providing outreach support to individuals across Aberdeen city centre to help them secure their own tenancy.

Collaborating with the Housing Team Manager and colleagues to ensure the delivery of high-quality services.

Engaging with community resources and agencies to provide comprehensive support to individuals in recovery.

Advocating for the needs of individuals in recovery and ensuring they have access to necessary services and resources.

Your Rewards

  • Starting salary of £24,250 per year, with opportunity to access potential yearly salary increments subject to appraisal, meaning potential salary increase up to £28,000
  • Generous annual leave, benefits package, and continuous training opportunities
  • Access to employee assistance programs and wellbeing activities
  • The chance to be part of a collaborative team dedicated to making a difference

About You

  • Experience of facilitating or co-facilitating group programmes
  • Experience of delivering 1 to 1 support
  • An understanding of the complex issues presented by individuals experiencing homelessness, housing support needs or drug and alcohol recovery.
  • Experience of working with individuals in the substance use sector or related field.
  • The ability to be innovative and be flexible in order to meet the needs of the service.
  • Be able to work effectively with multi-agencies, whilst maintaining the excellent reputation of the service.
  • Knowledge of adult and child protection essential as you will be working with vulnerable people in a community setting

The Service

We are opening an exciting new Recovery Housing service which will have multiple houses/flats based across Aberdeen city centre and are currently in the final stages of procuring these. Your office base will be in the city centre, however there will be a need to travel to the houses across the city. You will manage a small team providing tenancy support and delivering group work and 1 to 1 in our city centre office base.

About Phoenix Futures

Join a legacy of over 50 years in providing rehabilitation services. At Phoenix Futures, we're committed to rebuilding capacity in the residential rehab sector across England and Scotland. Your dedication will contribute to our mission of delivering hope and transformation to individuals and families affected by addiction. We believe in being the best, we are passionate about recovery, and we value our history.

Application notes

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