Health & Wellbeing Nurse, Greenwich

Permanent
Greenwich
£32,650 to £42,710 per annum (including all allowances)
37.5 hours per week
Closing date:Sunday, August 2, 2020 - 00:00
Interview date, week commencing:
Job role:

Are you looking for the opportunity to move into a specialist substance misuse nurse role?

The Service

WDP Greenwich, is a community Integrated Substance Misuse and Wellbeing Service in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. The service consists of both clinical and psychosocial and is CQC registered to provide a range of clinical interventions including BBV & health interventions, OST, and community detox, as well as robust family and carers and service user involvement provision.

The Role

This is a vital role within our Greenwich service which will be critical to providing safe and effective care to the residents of Greenwich.

To do this we are looking for a passionate and professional person to fill this post, key requirements include:

  • Have a caseload of service users and proactively engage those not currently engaging with the service.
  • Agree care plans for service users presenting with drug and alcohol use.
  • Work with service users to achieve their care plan objectives; this will include supporting and delivering interventions.
  • Support colleagues by providing training and advice regarding the management of drug and alcohol users and their needs.
  • Work in partnership with clinical and psychosocial colleagues and external partners.
  • Hold clinics to assess the needs of service users

Conditions

  • Permanent role
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Salary band of £32,650 to £42,710 per annum (including all allowances)

Location

Greenwich Recovery service is situated on Woolwich Road, in the middle of Royal Borough of Greenwich. A 15 minute bus ride from The O2. Close to Charlton and Woolwich Dockyard stations.

Why Should You Apply? 

  • Competitive salary
  • To be responsible for BBV and dual diagnosis care in the Greenwich service
  • To be allocated an area of lead responsibility and be provided with professional development opportunities.

Interested?

For an informal chat about the role, contact Jacqueline F-Kwabi, Clinical Pathway Nurse Manager on 07587635389 or jacqueline.f-kwabi@wdp.org.uk

To apply, please read the job description, complete the application form and send to WDP.Recruitment@wdp.org.uk

The closing date for applications is Sunday 2 August 2020 at 00:00 midnight

Interviews are likely to take place via Zoom, to support social distancing.

WDP and Our Values

WDP is an innovative behaviour change charity.  We facilitate long-lasting transformation in people’s lives to improve health, wellbeing and social integration.  We work across the fields of substance misuse, young person’s support, employability, sexual health and inpatient services.

All staff are required to work to WDP’s four values:

  • Entrepreneurial
  • In partnership
  • Strong belief in service users
  • Community focused

WDP is a recovery focused organisation. Our staff and volunteers are committed to helping our service users to improve their health and wellbeing, and to become free from dependency.

WDP is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. All post holders are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check.

WDP aims to be an equal opportunities employer.

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