Substance Misuse Nurse Practitioner

The successful candidate will be working as part of a collaborative team, while also being able to support and guide less experienced tem members. A mix of 1-1 and group work will be required, and duties will include comprehensive assessments, instigate and review individual treatment and recovery plans and be able to communicate the full range of treatment options available to the service users while following the confidentiality regulations.  Meditemp will provide the successful Substance Misuse Nurse Practitioner with full prison vetting prior to placement. The Substance Misuse Nurse Practitioner will confidently deliver non judgemental primary and urgent care in a challenging yet rewarding environment. 

Working hours are Monday - Sunday 07:00 - 18:00. 

Substance Misuse Nurse Practitioner Skills and Experience:

  • Ensure care is values-based, non-judgemental and equitable, and supports the principles of equality, diversity.
  • Be able to assess individuals, taking into account their physical, mental and social states, alongside the impact of their environment.
  • Be responsible for the co-production of care plans and risk assessments that are person-centred.
  • Prepare and maintain patient records
  • Ensure the correct administration and monitoring of medication
  • Comply with your professional code of conduct at all times
  • Able to build and maintain professional and therapeutic relationships with individuals
  • Keep calm under pressure and when dealing with challenging or confrontational behaviour
  • Good organisation and problem-solving skills
  • Manage and communicate sensitive information effectively
  • Able to work autonomously and as part of a team

Meditemp requires you to have:

  • A minimum of 6 months recent experience as a Substance Misuse Nurse Practitioner
  • NMC registration
  • Occupational Health in line with the dept. of health
  • Eligibility to work within the UK

Why choose Meditemp:

  • Mandatory and PMVA training available
  • Full prison vetting available
  • Round the clock booking service
  • National temporary and long-term vacancies
  • Free uniform
  • Referral scheme of up to £250
  • Weekly payroll

Established since 2015 Meditemp have been specialising in mental health staffing nationwide within both the NHS and private sector.

For more information or to apply please contact Meditemp on 01233 632148 or email: info@meditemp.co.uk

 

Meditemp is acting as an employment agency on behalf of our client in relation to this vacancy.

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