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RGN or RMN - Substance Misuse Nurse - Community

RGN or RMN - Substance Misuse Nurse -- Community - Warrington, Cheshire - £26,759 - £32,584 Per Annum


37.5 hour per week, Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm


A committed and experienced RGN or RMN is required to join a community substance misuse service in Warrington, Cheshire.

This is an excellent opportunity for an RGN or RMN who has previous experience working within substance misuse, and who is looking for a role which offers Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm working hours.


This service provides rapid access to a range of interventions and treatment options for adults and young person's experiencing problems with substance misuse, promoting a focus on prevention, recovery and independence


The post holder will pro-actively assist in the delivery of high quality health and recovery interventions including:



  • Full healthcare assessment

  • Blood borne virus screening & immunisation

  • Alcohol and drug detoxification

  • On-going contribution to recovery planning


These interventions are aimed at improving health & wellbeing for service users across the life course.


As a RGN or RMN - Drug & Alcohol Nurse, your main duties will include:



  • To provide nursing care for patients accessing substance misuse services

  • Provide specialist nursing care in maintaining and developing a quality service and take overall responsibility for the care of a caseload of patients requiring detox through the Medically Assisted Withdrawal Programme

  • Assess, plan and evaluate programmes of care for patients

  • Provide treatments within own competence levels based on appropriate substance misuse / health / guidelines


As a RGN or RMN - Drug & Alcohol Nurse, you must have:



  • An RGN or RMN qualification

  • NMC PIN and the legal right to work in the UK

  • Previous experience of working within substance misuse


For more information please email hcpapplications@liquidpersonnel.com




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