Independent Nursing Prescriber - Forward Leeds

£32,080 - £44,900
26 November 2020 12 Noon

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Forward Leeds is the 2nd biggest Drug & Alcohol Service in England and is made up of several key partners including Humankind, enabling the development of a peer-led, recovery community.

We provide a safe environment in which people can develop their life skills, and confidence to achieve and maintain recovery. By abstaining from their substance misuse, individuals are able to successfully re-integrate into society, and become active, contributing citizens.

We have vacancies for NMC registered, qualified NMPS to join us in Leeds to provide a range of drug and alcohol medical interventions and services. 

Take this exciting opportunity to join us and play a part in a service that is ‘at the forefront of leading innovative work with kind, compassionate and caring staff’, according to its recent CQC report.

Candidates will be recruited within the advertised banding but should not expect initial recruitment at the top end of the banding. This enables progression in role through the Humankind development processes.

The closing date for completed applications is 12 noon on Thursday 26th November 2020.

Application packs are also available via email at or by contacting our recruitment line on 01325 731160 quoting reference 20/LDA/28.

Please read the full Job Description and Person Specification prior to applying for this position.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address you have provided on your application form, including your invite to interview if you are shortlisted. Ensure that you check your emails after the closing date as you will not be contacted by any other means.

What we offer you?

We offer benefits including

  • Up to 32 days Annual Leave per year (pro rata)
  • Optional Annual Leave purchase scheme
  • Competitive company pension scheme with employer contribution
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Discounts on high street shops and brands including several leading high street brands, retailers and travel suppliers.
  • Eye Care Vouchers – Free eye tests & discounts for VDU users
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Exceptional Learning & Development Opportunities