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Bridge Worker

Vacancy Details

Location: Civic Centre
Region: North East England
Date Posted: 11/08/2022
Reference: 0000005202




BRIDGE WORKER (Housing and Substance Misuse)                                                              REF: 107854                 

Band 9 £25,419 - £27,514 pa

Fixed Term – up to September 2025

37 hpw


Hartlepool is a vibrant and energetic town with growing prospects. As an authority we want to make Hartlepool the best it possibly can be and want dedicated, driven and committed staff to help us achieve that.

A new post has been created to ‘bridge’ across our Housing Advice/ Homelessness and Substance Misuse Services.  The successful postholder will work with a small yet complex group of clients that require assertive outreach and support in order to sustain their tenancies and engage in substance misuse treatment services. 

You will be flexible, innovative, creative and tenacious in your work.  You will have experience of working in a substance misuse/ recovery service and understand risks associated with addictive behaviours. 

Most importantly you will be a good team player, prepared to go the extra mile in order to make a real difference to vulnerable people’s lives. 

For further information please contact Recruiting Manager’s Name, Lynda Igoe on 01429 284177 or Alison Barnes 01429 806920. 

Closing date: 26th August 2022, midnight

Interviews: TBC

In order to apply for this vacancy, you must be able to supply the required answers to the following questions:

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