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Registered Mental Health Nurse

Job Description

Substance Misuse Nurse

Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting for a Substance Misuse Nurse, you must deliver high standards of Nursing care for the treatment and support of Substance dependency. You must also be able to provide high-quality clinical assessments and treatment to Substance dependants clients in a residential setting, working in a multi-disciplinary team.

Key role and responsibilities for a Substance Misuse Nurse;

  • Support for Drug and Alcohol users with complex needs as part of a 12 step programme
  • Liaise with other professionals and members of the wider multidisciplinary treatment team
  • Provide interventions
  • Promote Health and Well-Being of client and maintain a safe, caring therapeutic environment
  • Undertake initial health assessment on admission to include Mental Health and Substance Misuse history

Minimum requirements for a Substance Misuse Nurse;

  • Nurse Qualification - RGN, RMN or RNLD with UK Registration
  • Ability to work with the 12 Step Programme (Recovery Model)
  • Awareness of health issues relating to Substance Misuse
  • Experience of Key Working and Care Planning

Our client empower people to break the often, interlinked cycles of crime and addiction to help them move forward with the lives. For over 25 years they have been working with people to build positive and productive lives.

What we offer for a Substance Misuse Nurse;

  • £250 Training Allowance
  • Excellent Pay Rates
  • A fantastic £250 Referral Bonus
  • Specialist Substance Misuse consultants offering single point of contact

If you want to hear more about this Substance Misuse Nurse role please send us your CV by clicking 'apply now'!