Staff Nurse - Substance Misuse Team

  • NHS
  • Full Time
  • Wirral

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Substance Misuse Service based at Arrowe Park Hospital on the Wirral. We are looking to recruit x2 full-time, fixed-term, Band 5 Substance Misuse Specialist Nurses as part of an expansion to the existing team.

The current team covers 7 days and also provides 2 night shifts per week. We are aiming to expand to a minimum of x1 7.5hr day shift and x1 7.5hr night shift.

Public Health England is currently releasing funds as part of the NHS Long Term Plan. These monies are earmarked for the establishment of hospital based alcohol liaison teams or the consolidation of an existing team. Funding began in Oct 2020 for early implementation sites and now the second phase of funds has been released with Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Trust being offered funding to take part in The Alcohol Care Teams Programme. The funding will last for 2.5 years.


For more information about this vacancy press the 'Apply For Job' button.

Apply now

Good luck with your application