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Mental Health Nurse vacancy

Job details

Job number:
HC10678
Job location:
HMP YOI New Hall
New Hall Way
Flockton
Wakefield
West Yorkshire
WF4 4AX
Job contract type:
Permanent
Job schedule type:
Full Time
Job closing date:
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 - 23:59

Break into Prison Healthcare!

HMP YOI New Hall is a closed female local prison which holds, adult female prisoners of all categories and Young Offenders and Juveniles on Detention and Training Orders.

Care UK are the Health in Justice market leader, providing healthcare services to offenders across the country. Our model of care is our Wellbeing Approach – an integrated, comprehensive approach in recognition of the fact prisoners are a socially-excluded group with healthcare needs which are complex and often associated with poor outcomes. It adopts the premise no single health/wellbeing factor can be taken in isolation of other motivational issues which might impact a person’s care.

What will you be doing?

As a Mental Health Nurse at HMP YOI New Hall, you will provide a holistic package of care to patients within the prison system, working with the team ensuring the delivery of high quality, individualised, evidence based patient centred nursing care. You’ll manage the assessment of health needs, planning, delivery and evaluation of care for the prison population, including clinical risk assessment.

What we need from you?

You will be a Registered Nurse (Mental Health) with a valid NMC pin, with recent experience in acute, secure, forensic settings.

Salary and Benefits

The salary for this role is up to £30,600 per annum depending on experience. You'll also get a number of benefits including:

• Training and development opportunities
• Company contributory pension scheme
• 25 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays
• Staff well-being and recognition scheme
• Access to bank hours
• CPD and re-validation support
• Cycle to work scheme as well as online retail discounts
• Online retail discounts
• Two onsite gyms with FREE access
• Onsite FREE parking

Additional Information

This is a full-time role, working 37.5 hours per week.

Please note that this role is subject to Care UK Terms & Conditions and offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references, enhanced DBS check and prison vetting