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Registered Nurse

Job Description

Registered Nurse

Job Role is based at Detox/ Rehabilitation Service

12.5 hour shifts, Day shifts 07.30 to 20.00, Night shifts 19.30 to 08.00

About you:

  • Are you a Registered Nurse looking for a new opportunity to work for a Medically assisted centre where you will have the time to provide excellent care?
  • Would you be interested in a small and manageable caseload?
  • Work 2 days, 2 nights, and get 5 days off - the salary is also not effected by this!

Main duties of the Nurse:

  • Adhere to NMC guidelines and code of conduct at all times.
  • Support the Centre manager and Lead Nurse in the preparation and development of the Clinic action plan.
  • Develop and maintain close liaisons and working relationships with other primary and secondary care health and social care professionals in the formulation and delivery of a client's recovery plan.
  • Help ensure that the accommodation for residents, including catering, maintenance, and cleanliness is of a high standard.
  • Carry out the comprehensive inductions of nurses.

What we're looking for...

  • A current, UK recognised nursing qualification - RMN, RGN, CPN or equivalent.
  • Registered Nurse Mental Health or Registered Nurse General (NMC Registration and active PIN).
  • Demonstrable experience of delivering clinical interventions in the substance misuse field within a clear philosophical/theoretical framework.
  • Experience of supervising the clinical casework of professionally qualified staff working in the alcohol and drug field.
  • Proven track record in managing incidents of challenging behaviour.

The benefits of being a Nurse in the team:

  • Free training and development opportunities
  • 28 Days Holiday rising to 33 Days after 5 continuous years of service
  • Company pension scheme
  • FREE On-site parking
  • Wellness programme - 24/7 free Counselling Support with BUPA
  • Blue Light Card - 1000's of retail discounts
  • Employee of the month vouchers - (delegating up to £100 per month)
  • Small caseload of clients - Maximum number of clients: 18