Nurse

Milton Keynes Adult Service

Full time (37 hours)

£21,777- 28,323 p.a.

Ref: 008/17

We have an exciting opportunity for a specialist thematic lead Nurse with relevant dual diagnosis experience to join our large integrated drug and alcohol service in Milton Keynes.

As part of a varied role, you will:

  • Provide a holistic package of care to individuals which meets their needs and includes diversionary activities and employment, training and education

  • Provide a range of harm reduction interventions including BBV screening and Vaccination, Naloxone workshops and needle exchange

  • Be a part of developing, facilitating and reviewing health and wellbeing clinics which include interventions to address general health checks, wound dressing and advice and information on general health

  • Provide a range of one to one interventions including MI, SFBT and CBT

  • Manage a case load of dual diagnosed individuals who may or may not have a need for medically assisted recovery

You will report to the Nurse Team Leader and may be required to work some evenings/weekends. 

Closes at midday on Friday 3rd March

Interviews will be held on 13th and 14th March

Please send completed application and equality monitoring forms to: recruitment@compass-uk.org