Swanswell: Worcestershire provides a range of services for those affected by drugs and alcohol. The preventative and self help approach of the service compliments the established treatment and recovery interventions delivered across the County ensuring the service caters for all levels of need.
Our skilled and compassionate people work closely with services users and their families to change and save lives. We combine proven expertise in treatment and recovery with innovative approaches and actively involve those we help in improving the design of the services we provide.
This position requires a qualified nurse or advanced clinical practitioner with appropriate and valid registration with either the NMC or GPHC and experience of working with individuals who use alcohol / substances.
The successful candidate will have an in-depth knowledge of the issues affecting people with substance misuse. The post holder will need to be comfortable with the recovery principles in addictions, ITEP and NICE guidance on detoxification and stabilisation protocols. The individual should demonstrate skills to ensure that the care delivered, is specific and evidence based, adhering to service user’s needs.
Good communication skills both written and verbal are essential and in addition the confidence to work as part of a multidisciplinary team.
Above all, you’ll be interested in becoming part of a diverse and energetic environment and welcome the opportunity to tackle challenges, look for solutions and ultimately work in a sector that impact’s on people’s lives.
We welcome applications from all sections of the community. Working towards equality.
3 December 2019
12 December 2019