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Clinical Nurse Specialist (D&A)

Requisition Number:  35116
Location: 

Broadmeadows, VIC, AU

  • Full Time Contract starting ASAP
  • Competitive Hourly Rate
  • Work office hours

Amazing opportunity for an experienced Clinical Nurse Specialist (Drug & Alcohol) to advance and develop their career within a global organisation.

The Role

IHMS is seeking an experienced Clinical Nurse Specialist (Drug & Alcohol) for a Full-time contract for their clinic at Broadmeadows. You will be managing and leading a recovery program for clients identified with substance and alcohol dependencies.

The primary function of this role is to facilitate safe handover and ongoing follow-up of all those identified with D&A concerns and to ensure screening is in place for all those admitted to detention health facilities.

Requirements

  • Current AHPRA Registration as a Div. 1 Registered Nurse
  • Minimum of 3 years recent clinical experience working with people with drug and alcohol dependency issues; with a focus on opiate substitution programs
  • Advanced clinical assessment skills and management of alcohol and drug issues
  • Good knowledge of Self-Harm Minimisation principles
  • Previous experience managing and leading a recovery program
  • Current BLS or First Aid certificate

The Organisation

International Health and Medical Services (IHMS) is a large Australian based organisation that specialises in providing compassionate and professional multidisciplinary medical care in challenging environments. We primarily work with governments and large private organisations to deliver industry leading service to patients.  

We are globally recognised for our unique expertise and offer fantastic opportunities to undertake meaningful work with patients where others can’t. We offer opportunities for people to learn and grow their skills and knowledge in a caring organisation focusing on professional development and clinical excellence. 

IHMS welcomes you to Apply if you feel you meet the selection criteria. Only suitable shortlisted candidates will be contacted.