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Dual Diagnosis Substance Misuse Nurse

Eastbourne, Sussex
£35,000 to £39,000
Job Type
22 Sep 2022
This is an opportunity for a Dual Diagnosis Substance Misuse Nurse to work in a community clinic in East Sussex. You will work as part of a multi-discipline team to make a difference in the lives of services users and their families. Salary up to £39k, working 37.5 hours, Monday to Friday.

As a Dual Diagnosis Substance Misuse Nurse

You will support individuals with co-existing Mental health conditions and addictions
Understand Mental health assessment
Work closely with local NHS trust to improve access and engagements with mental health and addictions support
Aim to reduce the burden to emergency services
Improve the health and wellbeing of services users and their families
Engage with individuals to reduce non-fatal overdose, drug-related deaths and suicide

What we want to see on your CV

You will be a Registered Mental Health Nurse - RMN with a valid NMC Pin
You will have experience working in addictions and/or mental health setting
Skills inappropriate therapeutic interventions for working with people with dual diagnosis.
Knowledge of current mental health, substance misuse and dual diagnosis policy, guidance and legislation

Salary and Package - Dual Diagnosis Substance Misuse Nurse

Annual salary up to £39000
Working hours Monday to Friday
Clinic Hours 9 am to 5 pm, closed weekends and bank holidays
25 days holiday + banks holidays
Holiday increase to maximum 30 years (1 day per full year)
Health and wellbeing support
Excellent opportunities for ongoing training and career development

If you are a Registered Nurse (RMN) with a passion for Substance Misuse and are looking for a new challenge, do not hesitate to click APPLY or call Ehsan at Leaders in Care on for further information.

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  • Job Reference: 718388668-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Leaders In Care
  • Location: Eastbourne, Sussex
  • Salary: £35,000 to £39,000
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent