Health and Wellbeing Nurse (RGN or RMN)- Drug and Alcohol
Health and Wellbeing Nurse (RGN or RMN)- Drug and Alcohol Treatment and Recovery - Blackburn, South Lancashire - Salary up to £30,000 per annum
The position of a Health and Wellbeing Nurse covers all aspects of substance misuse. You will be required to demonstrate an excellent level of clinical skills in order to work in a medicated detox setting. While an understanding of mental health and how substance misuse influences individuals, the wellbeing aspect of the role takes priority.
The benefits of this Health and Wellbeing Nurse (RGN or RMN) role include:
•Generous salary package up to £30,000 per annum
•25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
•Relevant training and development
You will be an experienced Registered Nurse (RGN or RMN) in Blackburn and South Lancashire area with experience working within mental health, looking for a new position within a growing charity organisation. It is not essential that you have experience within substance misuse but you must be able to demonstrate your interest in the field of nursing and show how you have worked to gain experience, transferable skills, and how you have come to be interested in drug and alcohol recovery services.
Working in a busy inpatient detox unit, you will be joining an established and experienced team who work to provide a high level of attention to all patients in their care. You will be competent across a range of skills, supported by professional and clinical knowledge. You will have sound knowledge of the treatment journey 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.
This is a great opportunity for an experienced Registered General Nurse (RGN) or Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN) to join a busy city centre substance misuse charity. Team work is one of the key factors in this role and the successful individual will be expected to play their part within the dynamic of the team. It is also important to have a positive attitude towards working with others and reflecting the values of the company at all times.
If you are dedicated on providing the highest standard of care possible and you do your upmost to make a difference to the patients in your care then please get in touch.
As a Health and Wellbeing Nurse (RGN or RMN) you will be:
•Ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
•Willing to 'go the extra mile'
•Excellent communication skills
The ideal candidate for this role will possess 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 UK
To apply for this exciting opportunity, please send your CV to: email@example.com or call Jordan on: 0161 235 6953
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