Vacancies

Recovery Worker, Vange

As the Recovery Worker you will be responsible for care co-ordination of all clients entering the service and engaging in treatment. You will also be responsible for the development of recovery plans for individual clients, and for liaising with other service providers relevant to the individual’s needs.  This role may include supporting the service as an Outreach in the future, so the ability to drive and access to a car is a requirement.

Recovery Worker, Chelmsford

The Recovery Worker will be part of the Integrated Recovery Service Team. Working with clients, the Recovery Worker will initiate recovery, utilising clients’ individual recovery capital, and support reintegration and sustained long term recovery from substance misuse.

Recovery Worker (Substance Misuse), Harlow

As the Recovery Worker you will be responsible for care co-ordination of all clients entering the service and engaging in treatment. You will also be responsible for the development of recovery plans for individual clients, and for liaising with other service providers relevant to the individual’s needs. This role may include supporting the service as an Outreach in the future, so the ability to drive and access to a car is a requirement.

Through the Gate Mentor (x2 vacancies)

The successful candidate will be required to deliver the service using a trauma informed approach, based on the ‘Trauma Recovery Model’. They will be expected to work empathetically with the young person to help them to identify and understand how the effects of trauma have manifested and affected the young person’s behaviour.
This is an exciting role with the opportunity for you to really make a difference in a young person’s life and be the lynch pin to supporting them to move on in a positive way and break the cycle of victimisation and offending.

Drinkaware Crew Member

We are looking to train and provide Drinkaware Crew venues in Colchester and Chelmsford to improve our ability to look after guests on a night out, and to identify and support people who may be vulnerable due to drinking too much. Working with a partner, you will mingle with guests to encourage a positive atmosphere, and help guests in practical ways. You will work with security, management and bar staff to escalate issues if required, and will compete an activity log at the end of the shift.

Bank Workers

Open Road are looking to expand its team of Bank Workers to support our services covering Essex and North Kent. If you have experience and/or qualifications in Substance Misuse, and would like to join our Bank team to support our services as a Recovery Worker on an ad hoc basis, we would like to hear […]

SOS Bus Driver

To drive and maintain the Colchester SOS Bus under the direction of the SOS Buses Co-ordinator and promote the functions of the project, in particular supporting the service in Harwich and Clacton.