Independent Nurse Prescriber- Hospital Liaison

Milton Keynes Adult Service

 Full-time (37 hours) 

 £29,117 - £31,366 p.a.

 Ref: 016/17

We are seeking a Hospital Liaison Nurse prescriber to be based within our Milton Keynes adult service and Milton Keynes university hospital (MKUH). You will be required to work a 37 hour week on a shift basis to ensure the service covers peak hours within the hospital and treatment provider. The role is required to work across various locations and requires a flexible approach to engagement. Working as part of the wider multidisciplinary team in Milton Keynes you will complete assessments and develop treatment care packages for patients who have drug and alcohol problems.

You will be part of a team working across MKUH and Compass Adult and Young People’s substance misuse services to provide continuity of care between the hospital and community treatment. The team will provide a range of interventions in all settings to ensure a higher uptake of engagement in community services improving the general health of those misusing substances, with a view to reducing attendance and admission to MKUH for drug and alcohol related health issues and lead in the management of alcohol related pharmacological intervention including community detoxification.

For more information and to apply go to: http://www.compass-uk.org/recruitment

Please send completed Application and Equality Monitoring forms to                     recruitment@compass-uk.org

Closing date for completed applications is midday on Friday 21st April

Interviews to be held on date: Tuesday 2nd May