RGN or RMN - Substance Misuse Clinic - Bradford - Bradford

Liquid Healthcare
£0 - £32,000/Year
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Registered Health and Wellbeing Nurse - RGN or RMN - Substance Misuse Clinic - Bradford, West Yorkshire - up to £32,000 per annum9 till 5 day hours onlyMy client is looking for a nurse to join their close-knit team at their Substance Misuse Clinic in Bradford, West Yorkshire. They need a nurse with a positive attitude that is willing to learn and understand the treatment process. The service provides an Alcohol Liaison Service, an Alcohol Detox Service and an Opiate Replacement Service for NHS patients. My client is a national charity with a reputation for delivering excellence in services for people with drug and alcohol dependency issues. They are looking to recruit a skilled nurse RGN (Registered General Nurse) or RMN (Registered Mental Nurse) with a background in Substance Misuse, Prison services or clinic/practise nursing background, to work in their fantastic service in Bradford, West Yorkshire.The service provides a range of interventions including; blood borne virus screening and vaccination, clinically assisted alcohol reduction plans, community detoxification, counselling, extended brief interventions, health and wellbeing checks and hospital alcohol liaison.In return my client are offering the following benefits:A competitive salary with an increase in annual leave days based on length of serviceA generous contributory pension schemeRegular support and supervision during their probationary period and monthly supervision thereafterThe opportunity to work within a rewarding and varied role in a supportive team environmentThe potential for personal and professional development, including internal and external training courses and time off to pursue relevant higher education qualifications.The Health and Wellbeing Nurse (RGN or RMN) will:Be a first level registered Nurse (RGN or RMN)Possess an active UK nursing PINIdeally have experience in substance misuse services, whether that be drugs, alcohol or bothHave a clear understanding of the need for and ability to deliver quality servicesHave knowledge of clinical prescribing issuesDemonstrate knowledge of harm reduction and health promotion interventionsPossess knowledge of the issues facing alcohol misusers including appropriate medical interventions, social care and health issues