Location Sheffield
Job type Temporary
Salary £17 per hour
Reference 22814
Date posted July 03, 2020
Maxxima Nursing Team is currently seeking an experienced Band 5 Nurse to fill a full time role in Sheffield. The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of working with service users within a Substance Misuse Service. 

Working as part of a nursing team based within Sheffield, the post holder will provide specialist assessment and substance misuse interventions to service users of START, including those service users with complex physical and/or mental health problems, and their families and carers (Dual Diagnosis).
Your role will be to;
  • Assess, plan, deliver and evaluate specialist interventions and treatments in line with service plans and prioritise on an individual, joint or group basis.
  • Plan, organise and co-ordinate multi-agency activities and care with other professionals and agencies.
  • Work in partnership with service users and agencies to ensure that there is effective communication and liaison about treatment plans across SHSC, START and Primary Care services.

The job requires clinical knowledge and experience and willingness to work within a multi-disciplinary integrated team with service users experiencing drug/alcohol problems.
The pay rate for this locum Band 5 Nurse is £17 per hour (Umbrella) and is a 3 month contact due to start ASAP. 

Requirements of the Band 5 Nurse role: 
  • You must be a Registered Nurse (RMN or RGN) with a valid NMC pin
  • You must have previous experience within a  Substance Misuse Service. 
  • Evidence of substantial experience in working with service users with mental health and substance misuse problems.

Contact us: 

If you are interested in this Band 5 Nurse position please contact us now by clicking the apply button.  Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.  Reasonable adjustments:  If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our nursing team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement. 

About us:

Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.  We’re the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We’ll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You’ll know who’s supporting you every step of the way and we’ll always have time to take your call.  We like to think we’re a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you’ll find we’re unusually friendly. 

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