Alcohol Detox Nurse
£25.00 - £27.00 per hour
Are you looking for a new Substance Misuse Nurse role?
Sanctuary Criminal Justice is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Alcohol Detox Nurse to fill a fulltime role in North London. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of substance misuse nursing and be registered with the NMC.
The pay rate for this locum Alcohol Detox Nurse role is £25 per hour (LTD Company Equivalent) and this role is an initial 2/3month contract.
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 postdetox prescribing activity as indicated inline with NICEguidance.
Requirements of the Alcohol Detox Nurse:
Degree or equivalent in nursing
Current NMC registration (RGN/RMN)
Significant experience as a substance misuse nurse
A nurse with extensive experience of caseload work with Drug and Alcohol misusers.
Car driver is not essential but this role will involve home visits.
This Alcohol Detox Nurse job is advertised by Hannah Rutter; if you are interested in this position please click below to apply now.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients requirements.
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.
Posted 4 days ago