Have life experience and want to use it in a positive way? Volunteer with CGL as a Recovery Coach and support people with substance misuse issues
Work with individuals on a one-to-one basis over the phone or face to face
Taking a focused approach to the people you are supporting, helping them to increase their confidence, and empowering them to achieve their goals
Gain an understanding of what support is available in your local community
Support service users to attend meetings/groups/appointments
Co facilitate our Early Brief Intervention Groups in the community
Keep us updated by providing verbal and written feedback
Help service users to engage in recovery activities both within Change Grow Live and the wider community
Promote and support service user involvement
You will need to have some life experience of substance misuse either personally or through friends or family and the ability to empathise with our clients
You will need good communication skills and IT skills although training will be given.
Mileage at 45p per mile
Travel expenses for public transport
Regular 121's and supervisions will be available for you to ensure you feel fully supported in your role.
You will need to available week commencing 6th December 2021 for an amazing opportunity to attend our Recovery Coach Training Course. This is held Mon - Fri 10am till 3pm in Cheshire East