Alcohol detox Nurse
Job title: Alcohol detox nurse Location: Aylesbury and high Wycombe Working hours: Monday to Friday 9-5 Hourly rate: £30-£32 per hour Contract: 3 months Charity: inclusion Mileage paid at 40p per mile The role will be a mix of office and community based Job role: •To provide clinical and therapeutic services to alcohol users with a particular responsibility for alcohol detoxification and treatment, health screening including LFT’s, ECGs’ immunisations within a multi-disciplinary team providing holistic health and social care to alcohol users and their families •Promote partnership work and develop integrated care pathways with local health agencies, both primary and secondary care.
•Health Mots may include ECG, FBC (LFTS), basic Observations (BP, Pulse, weight, height etc.), Wound care, sexual health, general core body checks (respiratory, abdominal etc.) What checks you do will be determined from your initial health screening.
•To lead on Community Detoxification Programmes
A professional Nursing qualification
NMP Qualification or agreement that will work towards achieving this
A minimum of two years experience of working with alcohol users and 3 years as a Qualified Registered Nurse.
A sound knowledge of Alcohol and their effects