Barod LogoBarod provides high-quality, free and confidential support and guidance to anyone who is affected by drug or alcohol use, either their own or someone else’s; and raises awareness about the ways we can all help to reduce the harm caused by substance misuse.

Alcohol Liaison Worker

Location: Swansea  

Hours: Full time, 37 hours per week (with some evening and weekend work required)

Salary: £22,137 per annum

Start: TBC

Duration: Fixed term until 31st March 2021.

Barod are looking to recruit an Alcohol Engagement Worker, who will work mainly within the Engagement Service element of Barod Swansea.

The post holder will identify alcohol using individuals, who also may use other substances, and their concerned others and provide harm reduction information and encourage them to access substance misuse support.

The post-holder will also conduct high level assessments with the service user and offer brief interventions, referral to time limited treatment and/or Tier 3 services.

The post-holder will deliver Needle Syringe Programme services and outreach campaigns. 

Support will be agreed and written into an initial care plan at the outset of treatment.

The post-holder is charged with delivering quality services to substance misusing service users and concerned others, ensuring that high professional standards are maintained, output targets achieved, volunteers receive appropriate direction, are supervised and appraised and that the service works within established administrative and reporting procedures.

Closing date for applications: Monday, 25th January 2021 (Interviews: Monday 1st February 2021)

For more information or to apply, click here to visit the Barod website