Community Drug and Alcohol Nurse - RGN or RMN - Substance Misuse Clinic - Wirral - £28,000 - £34,100 per annum dependent on experience
Working Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Shift Patterns: 9 - 5 Monday to Friday
I am currently looking for an experienced Community Drug and Alcohol Nurse (RGN or RMN) to join this exciting substance misuse charity service. The company is one of the country's most recognisable alcohol and opiate addiction recovery services and are expanding at a fast rate. The charity aims to provide detoxification care to patients, attending to their general and mental wellbeing. Although mental health plays a key part within the services values the focus is oriented towards detox as opposed to rehab.
In your role as Community Drug and Alcohol Nurse (RGN or RMN) you will play an integral part in an experienced multidisciplinary team consisting of Doctors, Recovery Workers and Peer Mentors. Each member of the team plays an essential role and provides a high level of individualised care to each patient who comes into the service. You will be competent across a range of skills, supported by professional and clinical knowledge. You will have sound knowledge of the treatment journey, an understanding of the importance of long-term care, and have a positive attitude towards training and development. It is also preferable that you have experience working in vaccinations, including BBV, Hepatitis C Screening, ECG's, alcohol and opiate detoxification and Health Promotion.
The benefits of this Community Drug and Alcohol Nurse (RGN or RMN) role include:
Generous salary package up to £34,100 per annum
25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
Relevant training and development
Opportunity to join at a time of rapid expansionAs a Community Drug and Alcohol Nurse (RGN or RMN) you will be:
Ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
Willing to 'go the extra mile'
Excellent communication skillsAs a Community Drug and Alcohol Nurse (RGN or RMN) you must have the following:
Registered Nurse (RGN or RMN) qualified with relevant experience
Demonstrable experience or interest in substance misuse
Current and valid registration with the NMC and a legal right to work in the UKFor more information please email