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Substance Misuse Nurse

  • Location: Brighton, England
  • Salary: £35 - £45 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Criminal Justice are seeking a dedicated and compassionate Substance Misuse Nurse to join our treatment services team in Brighton, UK. This role focuses on providing high-quality patient care as part of a healthcare team working with individuals affected by substance misuse.


1. Deliver patient-centred care and substance misuse treatment interventions in a non-judgmental manner.

2. Assess the health and wellbeing of service users presenting for drug and alcohol-related issues.

3. Develop and review individualized care plans based on client needs and ensuring these plans are properly implemented.

4. Provide harm reduction advice and support, needle exchange, and overdose management.

5. Offer health promotion and health education to clients and their families.

6. Collaborate with multi-agency teams and maintain good partnerships with other professionals to ensure a comprehensive support network for clients.

7. Keep precise and timely records, maintaining patient confidentiality at all times.

8. Attend training and development activities to enhance knowledge and skills, and to maintain an up-to-date understanding of substance misuse.


1. Registered Nursing Degree (RN) with active NMC registration.

2. Professional experience in substance misuse or related field.

3. Knowledge of the physical and mental health issues related to substance misuse.

4. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to connect with patients from diverse backgrounds.

5. Good organisational and record-keeping skills.

6. Ability to work independently and within a team environment.

7. Willing to undertake training and development as required by the role.

We are looking for a committed and empathetic Substance Misuse Nurse who can drive our services to the next level. If you love to make a difference within the community and are passionate about supporting those affected by substance misuse, we would love to hear from you.

Note: Applicant must be eligible to work in the UK.

Applications: Please send your CV and cover letter.

Equal Opportunity:

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Working with Seven Resourcing:

Established in 2011, Seven Resourcing is one of the UK’s largest suppliers of temporary and ad-hoc professionals. Rated ‘Excellent’ on Trustpilot from 2000+ reviews, and with 20+ major recruitment awards, we take pride in knowing we can find you the best possible rates and a role you can be proud of.

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