Job Details

Click here to become a registered jobseeker.

Substance Misuse Nurse - HMP Lewes

Lewes, Sussex, United Kingdom, £ £ - Annual Annual, Permanent


As a Substance Misuse Nurse you will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, whilst being a support and resource to less experienced members of staff. You must be able to carry out comprehensive assessments, initiate and review individual recovery plans and confidently communicate the full range of treatment options available to service users. You will work with individuals, on a 1-1 basis, providing advice and information. You will support in group work delivery and liaise with prescribers and Recovery Practitioners on clinical interventions. You will occasionally be required to support dispensing. You must have an understanding and commitment to recovery and a person centred approach. This is an exciting role to support and motivate individuals to take control of their lives and to make changes to overcome dependence on substances and move onto a life free of offending.With proven experience of working with Substance Misusers and sound clinical substance misuse knowledge; you\'ll have an awareness of health issues relating to substance misuse and ideally hold RCGP 1 in Substance Misuse / RCGP 2 in Substance Misuse - these are desirable but not essential.

Job Details

Not Specified
Lewes, Sussex, United Kingdom
£ £ - Annual Annual