Senior Drug & Alcohol Recovery Nurse

Recruiter
NHS Highland
Location
Poyntzfield
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
You will be based in Osprey House but have opportunities to work across the Drug and Alcohol Recovery Service providing and promoting care within a variety of settings. The post involves managing a caseload of clients with complex needs, providing assessments and ongoing 1:1 support and providing caseload supervision and support to Band 5 staff.

This post is open to experienced RMN staff with advanced communication skills in all media and evidence of ongoing professional development with knowledge of drug and alcohol recovery interventions and treatments. Excellent organizational skills and time management skills are essential for caseload management and a positive approach to supporting and managing change is essential, along with a full driving licence and use of a car for work purposes.