Purpose of Position
The registered Nurse is responsible for the safe and correct dosing and monitoring of clients receiving opioid treatments.
Travel for the purposes of staff development and meetings will be required from time to time.(dosing staff may be required to travel)
1.Current registration with the NSW Nurses Registration Board
2.Understanding of current legal and illegal drugs issues
3.Understanding of working within a case management model and knowledge of basic counseling skills
4.Knowledge of key concepts and approaches underlying the A&OD Program.
5. understanding of the poisons act especially S8 drugs and knowledge of keeping the drug register at community sites
6. Ability to operate effectively in a computerised environment
7.Current Drivers Licence to drive in NSW