Location Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Job type Temporary
Salary £18.00 - £23.00 per hour
Reference 20155
Date posted February 11, 2020
Duration 6 months
Maxxima's nursing team are currently recruiting for a Band 5 or 6 Substance Misuse Nurse to fill a job role in Sheffield. The candidate will be required to work within a Treatment and Recovery Team.

Our NHS Client are looking for a Substance Misuse Nurse to start as soon as possible on a full-time basis (Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm). The pay rate of this role is at £18-£23 per hour (umbrella rate, depending on banding), and the role will initially be a six-month contract, with the likelihood of extension.

Requirements and details of this Drug & Alcohol/RMN vacancy:
-We are looking for candidates who have a significant understanding of substance misuse practices within the NHS.
-The candidate must be registered with the NMC.
-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).
- The role will involve assessing, planning, delivering and evaluating specialist interventions and treatments in line with service plans and to prioritise on an individual, joint or group basis.
- To plan, organise and co-ordinate multi-agency activities and care with other professionals and agencies.
- To work in partnership with service users and agencies to ensure that there is effective communication and liaison about treatment plans across the Trust 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.

Maxxima benefits:
*Dedicated and experienced consultants
*Excellent and highly competitive rates of pay
*Exclusive opportunities you won't find anywhere else
*Dedicated payroll consultant to ensure prompt payment
*Guidance and advice on CV and interview techniques
*Practical assistance with professional body registration
*A choice of PAYE, umbrella or LTD company payments
*Practical assistance with relocation, accommodation and DBS/CRB checks
*The security of working with a CCS supplier, established since 2001

If you are interested in this role, please apply by clicking the apply button. Or if you would like more details about this role, contact the Nursing team today; we always have time to take your call.

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