Community Alcohol Detox Nurse - liaison lead

Service Care Solutions
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting a Community Alcohol Detox Nurse - liaison lead for a service in North London. The post holder will be responsible for assessing service users in order to establish need for alcohol detoxification treatment. The post-holder will oversee delivery of community alcohol detoxifications and referral and coordination of residential detoxification treatments.

Daily duties:
*To conduct assessment of service users to establish diagnosis of alcohol dependency.
*To liaise with primary care or other prescribers to coordinate detoxification treatment packages
*To manage your caseload of service users undertaking detoxification treatment including care planning, liaison with partner services, and coordinating attendance at groups and 1:1 support sessions.
*To write clear correspondence and case notes on our case management system.
*To provide resource to team using your nursing knowledge, skills and experience relating to general physical and mental health issues.
*To provide assessment and appropriate liaison/referral for post-detox prescribing activity as indicated in-line with NICE-guidance.

The Salary for this Community Alcohol Detox Nurse - liaison lead position is Band 6 - £30,550 to £40,060

If you are interested in this position, please contact Michael Potts at Service Care Solution on or

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.