Merchants Quay Ireland: Drugs and Alcohol Project Worker (Midlands)

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Merchants Quay Ireland wish to recruit a Drugs and Alcohol Project Worker for Midlands as follows:

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Have a relevant qualification (minimum Level 7 or equivalent) e.g. social care, addiction, nursing, community or youth work together with qualification/training in Motivational Interviewing (MI), Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Relapse Prevention.
  • Have a minimum of 2 years relevant employed work experience in addiction, community development, health & social care, education or related fields including experience of crisis support, key working, case management and group facilitation
  • Have an understanding of the current National Drugs Strategy, Substance Misuse Strategy, National Drug Rehabilitation Framework, logic model reporting, QUADS and/or Safer Better Healthcare (SBHC) Standards
  • Additional Training Desirable: CRA/CRAFT
  • Access to own transport with a full clean driver’s licence is required for this role.

If you are interested in this exciting role, please send your CV and completed application form to before 5pm on Friday 29th March 2019 putting in the subject box ‘Drugs and Alcohol Project Worker – Offaly & Portlaoise – Reference No: D121822



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