Detox Nurse – RMN / RGN / CPN

Location: Bradford  |  West Yorkshire  |  England
Sector: Criminal Justice
Consultant: Gurmail Singh
Job Reference: 36737
Salary: £26000 - £33000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Seven Criminal Justice are looking for Detox Nurse to fill an exclusive opportunity within a leading residential rehabilitation service in Bradford.

The role:

The main duty of the role will be supporting caseload management of the wider team. This will involve assessing, planning and implementing clinical care whilst managing clients’ general health needs and responding to clinical and medical emergencies. Managing crisis as first line intervention, assessing risk and safeguarding issues, responding and reporting appropriately within a risk management plan.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the Centre manager and Lead Nurse in the preparation and development of the Clinic action plan in line with the Company’s aims and objectives
  • Develop and maintain close liaisons and working relationships with other primary and secondary care health and social care professionals in the formulation and delivery of a client’s recovery plan.
  • Help ensure that the accommodation for residents, including catering, maintenance, and cleanliness is of a high standard.
  • Carry out the comprehensive inductions of nurses.
  • Undertake screening, triage/initial and comprehensive assessments and risk management plans of clients
  • Plan and provide care for individuals undergoing detoxification programmes
  • Administer medication and monitor effects, including undertaking clinical observations and reporting any abnormalities to the doctor(s).
  • Comprehensively assess clients and construct, review and monitor recovery plans within a holistic planned approach.
  • Provide case management and direct clinical care to a defined number of clients as agreed with the Centre Manager and Lead Nurse. This includes assessment, planning and providing specialist care.
  • Respond to clinical and medical emergencies, and managing crisis as a first line intervention.
  • Maintain admissions at a level that meet or exceed targets set by the Company
  • Agree treatment and care plans with clients, and review them regularly.
  • Undertake drug screening.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: First level registered nurse with recent relevant post qualification (RMN, RGN or CPN)
  • Experience: Experience in Substance Misuse
  • Compliance: NMC Pin
  • Hours: 12.5 hour shifts patterns. Days 07.30 to 20.00 Nights 19.30 to 07.00

Working with Criminal Justice:

Established in 2011, Seven Criminal Justice is a leading provider of Healthcare professionals to public and private organisations across the UK.

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