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Substance Misuse Nurse

  • Job reference: CSH2021-18
  • Location: Coventry, West Midlands
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Drug and Alcohol Support, Nursing
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Job description: Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting a Substance Misuse experienced Nurse to join a Recovery Service in Coventry.

The nurse will be working on a full time basis, Monday - Friday 09:00-17:00 for initially the next 3 months with the potential for extension.

Responsibilities: The successful applicant will work within a fully integrated recovery focused substance misuse team, carrying a case load of 18-65-year-old service users.

The case load will have a range of complex service users and the nurse will work with other experienced professionals with regular supervision.

The service delivers a range of services - from open access, harm reduction, medically assisted recovery and specific recovery interventions.

The post holder will have care responsibilities alongside screening, comprehensive assessments, care planning and reviews, and other clinical and psychosocial interventions including group work and key working that form part of the service. The applicant must be experienced and comfortable giving depot injections.

Person Specification: The application must be an NMC Registered Nurse with three years post qualifying experience. The applicant must have recent experience working within addiction service supporting both physical and mental health needs.

Bonus: Service Care Solutions currently offer £150 Nurse registration bonus for newly registering nurses who are successful in placement. We also offer £250 referral bonus if you have any friends or colleagues looking for work who are also successful in placement with Service Care.

Interested? Email your updated CV and contact telephone number to