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General Practitioner vacancy

Job details

Job number:
HC08597
Job location:
HMP Oakwood
Featherstone
Wolverhampton
Staffordshire
WV10 7QD
Job contract type:
Permanent
Job closing date:
Monday, December 31, 2018 - 23:59

Break into prison healthcare!

HMP Oakwood is a category C prison with capacity for 1605 male adult prisoners over the age of 21 serving a range of sentences including trial, remand, awaiting sentence and convicted men.

Care UK is the market leader for healthcare in a Health in Justice setting, providing a range of healthcare services to more than 20,000 offenders in over 30 prisons across the country. Our innovative recovery model of care is supported by the use of the latest technology underpinned by training and support. All of these factors help us to deliver high quality standards of care.

About the Job

As a General Practitioner you will be required to provide high quality primary care medical services to prisoners residing in the Prison. You will have an active involvement in clinical governance/effectiveness activities, and in shaping and embedding clinical processes, pathways and innovations to bring in gold standard delivery to all aspects of our healthcare.

The Job Requirements

If you’re an experienced GP with previous leadership experience but have never worked in a prison environment before, don’t let this hold you back in making an application. Our service is a clinically lead service, with a strong and supportive team of experienced clinical leaders who will support you in your role, as will our robust induction and training programmes.

Further Job Information

This is a part time position working 2 days per week.

A salary of £96,900 per annum pro rata depending on experience is offered along with a generous benefits package, including reimbursed indemnity fees.

Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references, a DBS check and prison vetting.