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Lead Nurse RGN / RMN – Substance Misuse – Brighton

  • East Sussex, East Sussex, England
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • Gurmail Singh
  • £33000 - £41000

Seven Criminal Justice are currently seeking a Lead Nurse to work full-time in Brighton and Hove for an addictions service . The ideal candidate will form part of the senior management team at the above named service, working closely with the Service Manager and Lead Doctor to provide and develop high quality clinical service provision, with specific responsibility for Nursing Services.

The salary is between £33,000 – £41,000

The Role:

  • Responsibility for the development and day to day management of clinical service delivery
  • Working closely with the Services Manager, Lead Doctor, Regional Lead Nurse and Associate Director of Nursing to provide leadership and direction within the specified remit.
  • Providing support and strategically develop the services within the role’s scope.
  • Working with stakeholders in promoting clinical services.
  • Providing key people management support to the Services Managers as required, alongside the supervision of nursing staff in the services
  • Being involved in clinical audit of the service under the direction of the Regional Lead Nurse and Associate Director of Nursing
  • Significant experience of working in the health/social care field or the ability to demonstrate sufficient experience in similar fields.


  • Registered Nurse with the NMC with a current PIN.
  • Experience of working and managing people/teams in the clinical services and substance misuse, social care fields.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients’ requirements.

Working with Seven Criminal Justice:

Established in 2011, Seven Criminal Justice is a leading provider of staff to Local Authorities, Prisons, Probation Services, Charities and Private Organisations across the UK.

Seven is the recruitment service that guarantees experienced, qualified and available staff exactly when you need them. Our expert talent acquisition team seamlessly connect professionals to all areas of criminal justice; including Youth Justice, Probation, Recovery, Rehabilitation, Psychology, Nursing and everything in between.

After being shortlisted for multiple awards in 2018, we are proud of our nationwide reputation for providing a world-class recruitment service that is underpinned by honesty, integrity and attention to detail.

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