Registered Nurses – Rozelle NSW

 WHOS (We Help Ourselves) Rozelle – NSW

 Full time/Part Time Registered Nurses…

Are you an experienced RN in the AOD/Mental Health field and looking to expand your career? Be part of a nursing team providing exciting initiatives such as holistic care for individuals in our residential Therapeutic Community programs!

WHOS® (We Help Ourselves) programs and services are based in NSW and QLD and cater for individuals who are experiencing difficulties with Alcohol and other Drug dependence.

We are looking for experienced, enthusiastic and motivated Registered Nurses to join WHOS’ multidisciplinary team at our Rozelle campus to be part of a new and exciting initiative overseeing the management of low to moderate withdrawal needs of clients entering the Rozelle programs. These positions will report to and be supported by the WHOS Nurse Manager.

Experience in assessment and referral with an emphasis on withdrawal management and referral pathways is desired. This position will monitor low to moderate withdrawal needs of clients’ onsite at the WHOS Rozelle campus and liaise with community withdrawal management services located within the Central and Eastern Sydney Primary Health Network region.

Remuneration negotiable based on experience and qualifications under the negotiated pay rate in line with the NSW Public Health Award with terms and conditions under the Nurses Award 2010.

An application package can be obtained from  Carolyn Stubley – WHOS Nurse Manager

By email carolyns@whos.com.au or phone 02 85 72 7471

 Applications close: April 10th 2017

D&A Nurse Practitioner – Wollongong NSW

This is a full time permanent position for a Nurse Practitioner to function autonomously and collaboratively in an advanced and extended clinical role within the Drug and Alcohol Service of the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District.

Applications close on April 2nd 2017.

Click here to view more about this great career opportunity.

 

Clinical Nurse, A&D Service Brisbane

The Clinical Nurse is a specialist alcohol and drug nurse with advanced knowledge and skills in the assessment and care of clients with substance abuse problems and co-morbidities. The position is responsible for providing alcohol and drug nursing services as a member of a multidisciplinary team to ensure optimal clinical outcomes for consumers experiencing a moderate to severe mental illness and/or substance dependence and achieve maximum benefit from hospital and health care services.

This is a permanent full time position.

Closing date 29.3.2017.

Find out more at this Queensland Government website.

Nurse Unit Manager – South Western Sydney

Permanent Full time / Level 2

Applications close 8.3.2017

The Nurse Unit Manager  will manage the day to day functioning of  the Fairfield Inpatient Withdrawal Unit and Fairfield Enhanced Care Team based at Fairfield Hospital which provides a range of services to reduce drug related harm for the community, including inpatient detoxification, pharmacotherapy prescribing, case management and clinical assessments for clients living in South Western Sydney Local Health District.

You will need to demonstrate management experience including leadership and change management skills as well as experience in the management of clients with drug and alcohol issues.

If this position is of interest to you, find out more at this link.

NUM – D&A Outpatient Services – Opioid Treatment Program- Northern NSW

Permanent Fulltime

The NUM role encompasses operational support and management to the Lismore and Nimbin OTP and to the Riverlands counselling team.

The successful applicant will be required to demonstrate knowledge and experience in drug and alcohol nursing and an understanding of NSW Drug and Alcohol Withdrawal Clinical Practice Guidelines, NSW Opioid Treatment Program: Clinical Guidelines for methadone and buprenorphine treatment and Nursing & Midwifery Clinical Guidelines – Identifying & Responding to Drug & Alcohol Issues and the Drug and Alcohol Psychosocial Interventions Professional Practice Guidelines.

Closing date for applications is 14.3.2017.

If this position interests you, find out full details at this website.

RN Intake Worker (D&A) Coffs Harbour NSW

Permanent Part Time

The purpose of this position is to provide high quality screening, assessment and triage of people initially accessing the Coffs Harbour Drug and Alcohol Service.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate advanced knowledge and recent experience in assessment and management of alcohol and other drug withdrawal states as well as experience in  MI and other psychosocial interventions.

Closing date 23.3.2017

Find out more at this website 

 

Hurry-Closing soon! Clinical Research Nurse (RN) Sydney

This Temporary Full-time position  of a Clinical Nurse (RN) is intended to support the conduct of clinical trials and other research projects at Drug Health Services.

The Service seeks a research nurse to provide clinical and research support to a novel clinical trial that will test the effects of inhaled medical cannabis on driving ability and cognition. This role will involve facilitating the administration of cannabis via vaporization, performing peripheral venepuncture and cannulation, providing support and care to participants and assisting in administering the research protocol.

The research protocol will include an advanced driving simulation task, tests of reaction time and attention, and providing blood and saliva samples for analysis.

The position will also involve assisting with other clinical trials and research projects as required. The anticipated period of employment is one year with extension depending on future funding for research studies.

If this sound of interest to you find out more at this website https://nswhealth.erecruit.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?Id=372176

But HURRY. Applications close on February 10th 2017

Recruiting Multiple Complex Needs RNs – Hunter Cessnock (NSW)

Are you a Registered Nurse experienced in the AOD/Mental Health field and looking to expand your career? Be part of WHOS exciting initiatives providing holistic care for individuals in a residential Therapeutic Community program!

WHOS (We Help Ourselves), based in NSW and QLD, caters for individuals who are experiencing difficulties with Alcohol and other drug dependence.

We are looking to recruit experienced, enthusiastic and motivated Registered Nurses to join WHOS multidisciplinary team in Cessnock to be part of a new and exciting initiative.  Full time and part time positions are available  for Multiple Complex Needs RNs.

Registered Nurses need to be experienced in assessment and referral with an emphasis on withdrawal management needs and mental health assessment. These positions will liaise with community agencies including local GP’s, mental health services and withdrawal management services to coordinate care for WHOS clients ensuring a holistic approach from admission to discharge.

Remuneration is negotiable based on experience and qualifications under the negotiated pay rate in line with Public Hospital Award with terms and conditions under the Nurses Award 2010. An application package can be obtained from: Gemma Campton – WHOS Hunter Manager 02 49917000  or by email request to gemmac@whos.com.au

Funded by HNECC PHN

Applications close: 10.02.2017

Clinical Nurse Consultant Hospital CL- Temp F/T: Liverpool NSW

nsw governmentThis role is about improving health outcomes for individuals and their families with drug and alcohol related health conditions.

It  involves the identification and assessment of drug, alcohol and substance use issues, the development of treatment plans, management strategies, education initiatives and the evaluation of intervention outcomes.

The position works within a integrated model of care at Liverpool Drug Health Services, with support including relief cover for the other DHS facilities as required.

Clinical areas include hospital inpatients and outpatient clinics, ambulatory care clinics, Mental Health Services, Emergency Departments, and peri-natal and maternity units.

This is a F/T Maternity Leave Relief up to 31/01/2018 with a possible further 12 month extension

Find out more… https://nswhealth.erecruit.com.au

RN needed – Uniting Medically Supervised Injecting Centre (MSIC) Sydney

nsw governmentJoin the Uniting Medically Supervised Injecting Centre (MSIC) to work on the cutting edge of drug health services!

Are you passionate about public health and social justice? Do you support harm reduction and strive to improve the lives of marginalised people who inject drugs? Are you able to work flexibly and creatively in a non-traditional public health setting?  Then come and join the team at Australia’s only supervised injecting facility, the Uniting Sydney MSIC.

Uniting MSIC is currently recruiting Registered Nurses for casual positions….to be available primarily during weekdays from 9.30am to 6pm, with the possibility of some weekday evening shifts from 6pm – 10pm.

Closing date for applications: Sunday 6 November 2016

Find out more at this link