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Apprentice Recovery Worker C G L Change Grow Live

We have an exciting opportunity to join Change Grow Live, delivering high quality, responsive recovery focused interventions as an Apprentice Recovery Worker.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 02 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm. (One late night a week – 12 pm to 8 pm and Saturday morning on a rota basis)

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    09 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Your main operational responsibilities will be as follows:

  • Supporting service users from point of entry into the service and through their treatment/recovery journey
  • Providing screening, assessment, psychosocial interventions, recovery planning and onward referral
  • Reducing drug and alcohol related harm to service users and the wider community
  • Promoting carer, service user and community involvement
  • Providing advocacy for access to partnership services
  • Working with service users to support social (re)integration, enabling them to lead meaningful and purposeful lives: promoting recovery, resilience, peer support and self determination

At Change Grow Live, you will be working towards an Adult Care Worker Level 2 Apprenticeship standard over the course of 15 months!

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent team working and interpersonal skills
  • Good time management skills, and an ability to work on own initiative
  • Knowledge and experience of using IT applications such Microsoft Word and Excel

Personal qualities

  • An interest in the social care sector, within the field of drugs and alcohol
  • Focus – we focus on the service user as the way to achieve positive change for the individual and community at large
  • Empowerment - allows service users and employees to reach their full potential and achieve their ambitions
  • Social justice - a shared commitment as individuals and as an organisation
  • Respect - for each person we engage, without reservation or judgement
  • Passion – being driven by innovation and determination – to bring about the safest, healthiest outcomes for individuals and communities
  • Vocation - means our work is more than just a job

Desired qualifications

No qualifications required. 

Future prospects

Potential for ongoing training and development following successful completion of apprenticeship.

Things to consider

The vacancy dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, the vacancy could close early. 

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW):

About the employer

CGL is a health and social care charity working with individuals, families and communities across England and Wales that are affected by drugs, alcohol, crime, homelessness, domestic abuse, and antisocial behaviour. Their projects, delivered in communities and prisons, encourage and empower people to regain control of their lives and motivate them to tackle their problems. 


C G L Change Grow Live



Station Road


WD17 1JU

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd

  • Adult Care Worker Level 2 
  • Functional Skills in maths and English 

Apprenticeship standard

Adult care worker

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 02 Feb 2022