Senior Substance Misuse Nurse (RGN or RMN) - Harlow, Essex - £32,000 plus 5% fringe allowance per annum
Hours: 37.5 Hours per week (3 X 12 hours shifts)
My client is a vibrant and innovative drug and alcohol charity committed to helping those who are affected by substance misuse. For many years they have provided support to individuals, their families and the wider communities from centres across London and the South East. My client are looking for someone who has an in-depth knowledge of the issues affecting people with substance misuse and experience of coordinating interventions with clients.
They are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic candidate to join our team. This is an excellent opportunity to work with people who are affected by offending and substance misuse within a residential rehabilitative environment. My client is able to deliver high quality services including specialist prescribing services, rapid access to treatment, and other health and wellbeing interventions to better equip individuals to improve their physical and mental health. This position requires a nurse with appropriate and valid registration with the NMC and experience of working with individuals who use alcohol / substances.
The post holder will need to be comfortable with the recovery principles in addictions, ITEP and NICE guidance on detoxification and stabilisation protocols. The individual should demonstrate skills to ensure that the care delivered, is specific and evidence based, adhering to service user's needs and will be required to hold a small caseload.
Good communication skills written and verbal are essential. Confidence to work as part of a multidisciplinary team with an interest and commitment in group work. Participation in the units group programme is a requirement as team working is essential.
As a Senior Substance Misuse Nurse (RGN or RMN), you will have:
-An RGN or RMN qualification
-A current registration with the NMC
-The legal right to work in the UK
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