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Recovery Practitioner (HMP Buckley Hall)
Employment Type:
Full Time
£20,000 - £25,000 per annum pro rata (dependent on experience)
HMP Buckley Hall
OL12 9DP
Closing Date:
14/10/2019 11:59


Delphi Medical is a values led, innovative and specialist addiction (drug and alcohol) service, inspiring their clients to progress safely and successfully from dependence to freedom. They have a shared purpose as part of the Calico Group to make a real difference to people’s lives.



Each part of the Calico Group has its own specialism and expertise but the “One Calico” vision is to help people to build a better future, whatever their background and wherever they are in their life’s journey.


Because we know we can always do more for our customers, we are continually expanding the range of services which we offer. This means we need more amazing people who share our values and have real passion for helping others.


What you’ll be doing

As a Recovery Practitioner within Delphi’s Drug and Alcohol Service in HMP Buckley Hall, you will work closely with our clients in custody offering Drug and Alcohol interventions to support their journey through recovery. Your role will involve the for day to day delivery and provision of one to one psychosocial interventions and case management for Delphi Medical’s prison treatment model for problem drug and alcohol using offenders. This is a really exciting and rewarding role where you’ll be able to positively impact people’s future, improving their prospects and their quality of life.


You will be based at HMP Buckley Hall with occasional cover at HMP Manchester.


Your hours of work would be 35 hours per week and includes weekend working. We are happy to discuss flexibility with shift patterns.


What you will get in return

  • The opportunity to make a real difference to people’s lives
  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days holidays + 8 Bank Holidays
  • Generous occupational pay schemes
  • A fabulous wellbeing programme
  • Be part of a values lead culture
  • Quality learning and development opportunities
  • Join a unique and diverse group of companies with growth ambitions


There are so many more benefits to working for Delphi and the Calico Group, too many to mention! And this shows – this year the Calico Group received an incredible staff engagement score in the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to work for survey. But in case you’re still not sure, why not take a look at our company website for more information


What you’ll need to be a success

  • The ability to engage with challenging individuals and build trusting relationships – patience and resilience will be key!
  • A passion for supporting people, providing exceptional care
  • A flexible and innovative approach to service delivery


Ready to apply?

If you think you have everything we’re looking for in a Recovery Practitioner, then we’d love to hear from you.


To apply, please submit to a completed application form detailing how you meet the person specification.  CV’s WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED UNLESS ACCOMPANIED BY A FULLY COMPLETED APPLICATION PACK.


Closing date for applications:  12 noon, Monday 14th October 2019

Interviews:  week commencing 21st October 2019


Join us today and start making a difference to people’s lives.


Not the job for you? Have a look at what other exciting opportunities the Calico group has to offer


Calico are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and wish to be representative of the communities in which we work. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

How To Apply

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Delphi - A Calico Group Service
Delphi Medical specialises in the clinical and psychosocial treatment of substance misuse, and delivers flexible and innovative solutions in the community and in the custodial setting.

Telephone: 01253 346720