Specialist Substance Misuse Nurse

    Turning Point
    Applications closing date: 08/10/2022
    Location
    Wakefield, United Kingdom
    Job Type
    Category
    Closing Date
    2022/10/08
    Job Salary
    competitive
    Region
    Yorkshire and Humber

    Description

    Turning Point is a leading Social Enterprise which supports people with a wide range of complex needs across Learning Disabilities, Mental Health, Substance Misuse and Public Health.

    We are currently recruiting for a Registered Nurse (RGN) or Mental Health Nurse (RMN) to work in our Wakefield Inspiring Recovery Integrated Substance Misuse Service (Accelerator Criminal Justice) as a Wellbeing Nurse, where you’ll have the chance to make a real difference to the lives of the people we support who are experiencing difficulties from drugs and alcohol usage.

    Passionate about people, you’ll enjoy the opportunity and support to enhance your own life and career too, as you gain the experience and training you need to progress in your nursing career within a social enterprise. So if you’re ambitious and ready for a fresh challenge with a sector leader then this could be the opportunity for you.

    You will undertake a diverse role including running Well-being Clinics in the community including full healthcare assessments, Blood Borne Virus screening and vaccination, supporting the management of Alcohol and Opiate community detoxifications and other harm reduction and well-being interventions.

    You will have a real opportunity to help shape service delivery and contribute to delivering clinically excellent services.

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