Job Opportunity: Independence Trust

Independence Trust in partnership with GS Housing in Worcestershire is currently looking for 2 part time Recovery Workers for the new Lifestyle Service - working with in partnership with G3 Housing:

As a member of the Lifestyle Recovery Team your role will be to ensure that individuals have a ‘voice’ and play a central part in their recovery journey. By working in partnership with Supported Housing staff you will ensure that individuals have a positive experience of the service and all needs are addressed. This could range from developing independent living skills, reconnecting with family members, right through to accessing employment/vocational opportunities.

  • 18.5 hours per post
  • £19,828 per annum pro rata
  • Fixed term posts to 31st May 2016
  • Based in Evesham but you will work out of satellite offices and in individual’s homes throughout the Wychavon area
  • You will carry a case load of clients and use a range of therapeutic tools to engage and motivate clients
  • You will need to have an understanding of the needs of clients with housing issues and be able to work with them whilst they are in recovery from drug and/or alcohol issues

To request a job description and application form please contact Louise Owen on (01452) 317474 or e-mail

For further information please contact:  Bev Polson on (01452) 317486 or 07792 990370

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