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Detoxification Nurse
£27.5-32.5K Per Annum
Burton upon Trent

Our client is looking for a dedicated individual to work as a Detoxification Nurse in their passionate team in Burton upon Trent. The work as a Detoxification Nurse is very patient-focused and involves helping people to take control of their lives

The Role

  • Develop & maintain good working relationships with staff members and service users and be able to clearly communicate with outside professionals when required.
  • Work collaboratively within the unit and with the detoxification team, nurses, support workers and peer supporters.
  • Organise junior staff workloads and hold a small case load of service users ensuring their safety whilst in receipt of their supportive detoxification
  • Ensure that service user nurse care-plans are reviewed according to their individual needs.
  • Provide nursing support to service users, under supervision of Clinical Manager, in monitoring health care and physical needs during detoxification treatment.
  • Carry out substance screening as necessary and record outcomes.
  • Ensure effective observation and recording of service users condition whilst undergoing a supportive detoxification regime prescribed by the Medical Director.


  • Experience of developing, implementing and evaluating care plans.
  • Understanding of the issues affecting drug/alcohol users in crisis
  • RGN/RMN Qualification.
  • Current NMC registration.

For more information on this role please contact James at Redwood Search Recruitment Agency, Worcester.

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