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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/06/2022.

Alcohol Detoxification Nurse

Job Reference: 301-SB-22-141684

High Wycombe
£32,306 - £39,027

Inclusion, created in 2002 is part of the Specialist Services Care Group of Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (MPFT).

We believe that the individuals and families who use our services should receive high quality, committed and inclusive services realising all the benefits a modern national NHS organisation can bring. To do this, we need a well trained and supported workforce and place significant investment in training and development opportunities. We have market-leading opportunities and terms and conditions.

We are proud to have dedicated, passionate and professional staff across our services. We employ a broad spectrum of roles to ensure we meet the needs of those we work with. This includes Doctors, Nurses, Therapists, Allied Health Professionals, Psycho-social Workers, Peer Mentors and Volunteers.

There has never been a better time to join Inclusion (and the Trust); take a look at our Benefits Leaflet to see what else we can offer you.

The Trust works in partnership with the NHS programme ‘Step into Health’, supporting ex-service personnel into a career in the NHS.

Do you want a nursing role with a difference?

This is an Alcohol Detoxification Nurse post within a specialist drug and alcohol service in Buckinghamshire called One Recovery Bucks (ORB).

ORB is provided by Inclusion, who as part of a large and modern NHS Foundation Trust have an excellent reputation for valuing and investing in our workforce with services across England including Sexual Health, Mental Health, Psychological Therapies and Addiction.

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic individual who is committed to shaping this role, have excellent communication and interpersonal skills who will add to our skilled and experienced multi-disciplinary team. You will hold Nursing qualification (RGN or RMN) and ideally have experience of working within substance use, criminal justice or homelessness settings.

As an Alcohol Detoxification Nurse (AFC Band 6) you will be responsible for providing clinical and therapeutic services to alcohol users and people who use drugs, with a particular responsibility for alcohol detoxification and treatment in our One Recovery Bucks hubs with a main base in High Wycombe.

We are a bustling service, and whilst sometimes the work can be challenging, the reward of working as part of a team and making a difference is immeasurable. Our team is friendly and supportive and you could be our missing piece we are looking for.


As an NHS employer we offer an excellent employment package including:

  • Generous annual leave
  • Incremental salary scales
  • Excellent training opportunities
  • Excellent salary pension scheme
  • Excellent occupational health and wellbeing support


The Trust actively encourages applications from members of our Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic communities;it’s important to us that our workforce reflects the diversity of our communities as much as possible.


Part time, job share and flexible working applications will be considered and supported, where possible. We are a Disability Confident Employer applicants who declare a disability and meet the essential criteria in the job description will be invited to interview.


If this sounds like your dream job and you want to work to reduce stigma, help tackle inequalities in health and promote positive physical and mental health whilst being part of a friendly and supportive team then please apply.


For an informal discussion please contact Mark Prescott – Clinical Lead Tel: 07773966263



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Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is an Equal Opportunities employer and operates a no smoking at work policy.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of individuals and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The Trust has a positive attitude to employees and job applicants with mental health issues.

PLEASE NOTE: should we have a high volume of applications the Trust may close the vacancy early.

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