Service Care Solutions Ltd

Community Substance Misuse Nurse

Service Care Solutions are looking to recruit a Senior Community Substance Misuse Nurse in North Wales for a well established team.



Permanent contract working 37.5 hours per week.

Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17:00 with some weekend and evening provision required as per rota.



Salary - £35,000 to £37,000 dependent on experience.



£250 sign up bonus!



The client is a innovative substance misuse provider that delivers quality community and residential services across Wales.

They have been commissioned to deliver an Integrated Substance Misuse Service by North Wales Police Crime Commissioner (PCC) and Her Majesties Prison and Probation Service (HMPPS).

The service will work closely with current community providers to ensure transfer of care from prison services, community treatment and into wider recovery support.


Key Duties



  • Manage, motivate and lead their team.

  • Support the planning and implementation of strategic changes to improve service delivery.

  • Prepare and co-ordinate high quality written reports, and ensure that data recording and reporting requirements are fully met by the staff team.

  • Assist with service audits, service reviews and the evaluation of service user satisfaction surveys.

  • Assist with the delivery of an integrated service in the locality through the provision of assessment, aftercare action planning, engagement, retention, planned discharge and onward referral as appropriate.

  • Carry a caseload of clients being prescribed substitute opiate medication or awaiting alcohol detoxification.

  • Deliver clinical interventions, including HCV testing, HBV immunisation and naloxone training/administration.

  • Actively encourage service user involvement and feedback and ensure views are considered in informing the development of the service.


Candidate Requirements



  • RMN/RGN with a valid NMC pin.

  • ILM level 5 in management/leadership or equivalent.

  • Experience in a leadership or supervisory position that required managing the supervision, appraisal and development of staff / students or volunteers.

  • Knowledge of substance misuse including evidence based therapeutic interventions.

  • Full UK driving license with use of a car.

  • DBS vetted.


If this sounds like you send your CV over to jordan.collins@servicecare.org.uk or call 01772208963 and ask for Jordan.




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