BAC-IN Vacancy: Community Engagement Worker - Project Make it Happen
BAC-IN is a grassroots, peer-led service, founded in 2003 by a group of local BAME community leaders with 'lived experience' of addiction recovery and rehabilitation. We provide a holistic and culturally tailored approach to addiction recovery, mental health and multiple disadvantage to help individuals, families and young adults from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic communities to realise the best of their life potential. We support people to achieve sustainable recovery, make responsible lifestyle choices and changes and build positive relationships.
Project ‘Make It Happen’ will focus on intensive face to face one to one and group support, working with people in the greatest need including those who have been particularly affected by the impact of the pandemic on their mental health and wellbeing and those who have returned to or increased their substance misuse to help them cope. The project will provide a range of expert and peer-led support services to BAME individuals and families.
Hours of work: 37.5 hours
Salary: £27,500 (starting salary depending upon experience)
Closing date: Monday 20th September 2021 by 5pm.
Interview dates: Tuesday 28th September 2021.
Please see below application form, job description and job spec.