Required accreditation(s): Registered Nurse, Enrolled Nurse
Part-Time hours: 22.8
The Non-Residential Withdrawal (NRW) Service is a holistic treatment program most suitable for low-risk clients with sufficient stability and supports in their lives to safely undertake a withdrawal episode in a non-residential environment and to complex clients where risk assessment in a significant component of ongoing service provision.
The Non-Residential Withdrawal Nurse is responsible for all aspects of the medical management of a client’s alcohol or other drug withdrawal in a non-residential setting. This includes monitoring client withdrawal symptoms and associated medication management.
The position liaises with medical staff (GPs or hospital staff) and other clinical staff (e.g. mental health clinicians) to ensure the safe and effective management of withdrawal and co-occurring physical and mental health conditions. The NRW Nurse also works closely with other AOD service streams (e.g. Intake and Assessment, Counselling, case Management, Residential Withdrawal, Residential Rehabilitation and Youth services) as well as related sectors to provide an integrated catchment wide service response.
You can be more than part of your community – be someone making a difference for people in your community
Grampians Community Health offers a diverse range of employment opportunities and is seeking qualified and experienced professionals looking for a rewarding career, who are passionate about their work and committed to improving the lives of members of the community
Benefits and perks
- Rewarding career opportunities
- Great country lifestyle
- Generous salary packaging
- ATO Remote Housing Allowance (for eligible place of residence)
To be considered for an interview all applications must include
- A letter of application
- Separately addressed key selection criteria form
- Current resume
- Completed applications for vacancies must be forwarded by 12pm of the closing date to: firstname.lastname@example.org
To download a position description, key selection criteria form and apply visit our website
Note: applications that do not complete the key selection criteria form will not be considered for interviewApply
Date Posted: Tuesday, 13 April 2021
Closing Date: Tuesday, 25 May 2021
Contact: Gemma Beavis
Phone: 03 5358 7400
Name: Grampians Community Health
Address: 8-22 Patrick StreetStawell vic 3380
Phone: 03 5358 7400
* Location is negotiable.