Network Coach

Project: West Sussex

Part time post (22.5 hours per week)
Location West Sussex
Salary £22,937 pro rata

As an Emerging Futures Network Coach, you will work across all projects including recovery from substance misuse, Housing, and Street Homelessness. In partnership with Change, Grow, Live you will co-facilitate behaviour change programmes for those in recovery from substance misuse. Across the county of West Sussex, you will support individuals to transition into the community from structured treatment, detox, residential rehabilitation, and prison on behalf of Emerging Futures (EF) CIC.

You will contribute to the service to ensure that service users receive high quality services that adhere to the best practice guidelines, policies, and ethos of Emerging Futures. You will be responsible for contributing to the overall performance of the service to ensure that positive outcomes are achieved through working in an asset-based, collaborative, and pro-active manner.

The role of a Network Coach involves affiliating individuals into developing and established recovery communities and mutual aid groups.  You will identify recovery/wellbeing assets and resources within the wider community and support the development of self-sustaining community groups. As part of the role you will be required to promote wellbeing and active citizenship; using your unique skills and experience to support others. You will develop and assist in sustaining support networks across the region and well as promote and support the involvement of families in services, aftercare, and mutual aid and recovery communities as per the ethos of Emerging Futures CIC.

You will promote various options and routes into community based mutual aid and/or community reintegration through adult education, volunteering opportunities, employment, social enterprises, and community activities. You will deliver/facilitate extensive programmes across the county.

How to apply

Please find attached job description and person specification. If you are interested in applying for this new and exciting role within Emerging Futures, please send your Application Form or CV along with a covering letter detailing why you are suitable for the role to Kev Hennings, email:

If you would like to discuss the role in more detail, please contact Kev on 07885 866438.

Closing date the closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 20th November 2020.

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