Hospital Alcohol Liaison Nurse (RGN or RMN) - Havering
Hospital Alcohol Liaison Nurse (RGN or RMN) - Havering, North London - Salary to £40,000 plus benefits
Hours: Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
I am currently looking to recruit a skilled nurse (RGN or RMN) with a background in Alcohol Recovery Services to work in a fantastic new service in Central London. My client is a national organisation with an excellent reputation in providing community based services for people with substance misuse issues with drugs and alcohol.
My client is a vibrant and innovative drug and alcohol charity committed to helping those who are affected by substance misuse. For many years they have provided support to individuals, their families and the wider communities from centres across London and the South East
The role of the Hospital Alcohol Liaison Nurse (RGN or RMN) for the Central London service will be to work with the key aims of the service and reduce alcohol related hospital admissions, increase numbers accessing alcohol treatment at an earlier stage and reduce alcohol related harm. The service will provide a wide of interventions including; blood borne virus screening and vaccination, clinically assisted alcohol reduction plans, community detoxification, counselling, extended brief interventions, health and wellbeing checks and hospital alcohol liaison.
The Hospital Alcohol Liaison Nurse (RGN or RMN) will:
•Be a first level registered Nurse (RGN or RMN)
•Possess an active UK nursing PIN
Ideally have experience in substance misuse services, whether that be drugs, alcohol or both
•Have a clear understanding of the need for and ability to deliver quality services
•Have knowledge of clinical prescribing issues
•Demonstrate knowledge of harm reduction and health promotion interventions
•Possess knowledge of the issues facing alcohol misusers including appropriate medical interventions, social care and health issues
To apply for this exciting opportunity please send your CV to email@example.com or call Steve on 0161 234 9781.
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