Staff Nurse - Day Services
An addiction nursing role, providing alcohol and drug interventions, individual and group therapies on a five day a week basis. As part of a multi-professional team you are responsible for managing a named nurse caseload under supervision from the Senior Charge Nurse or Charge Nurses and autonomously in their absence. You will also provide individual support and a group activity programme for patients who are experiencing addiction problems within the In patient setting. You will have a key role in promoting and developing the role of the Addictions Nurse. You will combine your clinical education, addiction and mental health experience to provide individual and group patient interventions. It is essential that you are currently a Registered Mental Health Nurse with relevant experience and an interest in working in addictions. The shift pattern for this post is Monday - Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm.This post will be based in Eriskay Day Unit As holding current full professional registration is an essential requirement for the post, candidates who do not complete the professional registration section of the application form or who do not hold current full registration may not be considered for shortlisting. This post will be closing on the 27th April 2018.