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Substance Misuse Nurse – Residential Detoxification Service in Oxford>>

Do you have previous experience of working in substance misuse? Are you passionate about people receiving quality care that respects them, their dignity and choices? Do you believe in people’s ability to recover? This may be the post for you!

The role: Substance Misuse Nurse (Qualified Independent Prescriber preferred).

This position requires a high level of independent working and competency and provides a varied and interesting development opportunities for the right applicant. This is a rolling recruitment process and will remain open until the right candidate is found.

At SMART Howard House, Oxford, you would part of a successful, committed and caring team. The service is commissioned by Oxfordshire County Council Public Health Team and rated “Good” by the CQC.

Hours: Part-time, 2.5 days per week, Mon/Tues/Wes (am). Temp/perm.

Salary: c.£35K – £42K + Recruitment Bonus (pro rata).

Location: Residential Detoxification Unit in Oxford.

Benefits: 27+ days annual leave + bank holidays (pro rata) / 6% employer pension contribution / On-site parking / Employee Assistance/Staff Discount scheme (Staff Treats).

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SMART Trustee>>

Hours: Attendance at four board meetings a year. There is an expectation that trustees will wish to become actively involved in the charity which requires attendance at fundraising and other key events. ​

Salary: This is a voluntary role. In line with the Charity Commission regulations, no payment will be made for Trustee positions.​

Location: Travel to Bedford and Milton Keynes for meetings. Travel to Bedford, Milton Keynes and Oxford for key events.

About the role: 

We are currently looking for enthusiastic volunteers to bring their experience and knowledge to our board of trustees.  The board is our governing body, providing strategy and direction and ensuring we’re run according to the rules.​

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Bedford Services Night Worker – Bedford >>

Job role: Bedford Services Night Worker

Hours: Various hours per week available.  Shifts are waking nights.

Salary: £9.50per hour.

Location: Somewhere Safe to Stay Hub, Bedford.

Annual leave: 27 days per annum + bank holidays.

These posts will support an exciting expansion to the existing Night shelter provision. The SMART night provision will be open to service users between 9pm-7am.

Shifts will be assigned on a rota basis. We will work flexibility with all post holders in shift creation.

Applicants need to be able to start by August 2019 completing  a period of daytime induction prior to beginning night shifts.

Main Purpose of the role:

  • Ensure the provision of high quality treatment services through:
  • Ensure the dignity and safety of those accessing SMART’s Bedford services
  • Establishing strong working relationships with Service Users across our Bedford services
  • Maintain high professional standards, and represent SMART at all times.

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Voluntary roles

We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help in our busy services and also our Head Office. Volunteering opportunities are diverse with positions currently available in Bedford and Oxford. Take a look at how you might be able to help people to help themselves.

See a full list of voluntary roles »

Should you have any difficulty accessing any of the vacancies or downloading documents, please contact SMART Support Services on or 01234 344133.

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