I learn something new every day
Are you collaborative, caring and compassionate?
Prisons are one of the most challenging, yet rewarding places for healthcare professionals to work - if you’re looking for a role where you can develop your existing skills and learn something new every day, then this is the place to be.
As a healthcare provider, we recognise the fact that prisoners are a socially excluded group with complex healthcare needs that can often be associated with poor outcomes. We believe in putting the patient first, regardless of the environment or their history.
Care UK is the Health in Justice market leader - 2 years ago we were managing 12 prison healthcare services and in 2018 we're providing healthcare services in over 40 prisons across the country.
We can offer training and development in our friendly and supportive teams as well as full-time, part-time and bank opportunities and a range of other employee benefits.
In return for your hard work you will...
Receive an annual salary of up to £17,200 depending on experience. You'll also get a number of benefits including a company contributory pension scheme, 25 days annual leave plus 8 public bank holidays plus CPD and re-validation support.
Other benefits include cycle to work scheme, plus training and clinical development opportunities.
Onsite benefits at HMYOI Werrington include access to an onsite gym, free parking and subsidised café/restaurant.
What do we need from you so you can do the job?
You'll be carrying out general administrative duties within the healthcare department of the prison. Working within set routines, policies and procedures to provide a comprehensive high quality service to the unit, and able to deal efficiently and courteously with patients and staff enquiries.
A key responsibility is the collection and collation of accurate service performance data for internal and external reporting requirements.
The situation in the prison can change at any minute. You need to be able to communicate effectively, work as part of a team and follow instruction diligently.
It’s this variety that keeps things fresh and stimulating. Every day will bring new challenges and new experiences but you’ll have all the support you need to deliver the best practice possible from both the healthcare team and the prison team. You'll need to be confident in a prison setting as the office will be based on a prison wing.
If you are shortlisted, you will be contacted by Briony Dove, the Internal Recruiter for this role.
The recruiter will submit your CV to the hiring manager and in turn Briony will arrange an interview for you to attend at HMYOI Werrington if the hiring manager feels that you are suitable for the job.
This is a full-time role working 37.5 hours per week.
Please note that offers of employment are subject to Care UK Terms & Conditions and receipt of satisfactory references, an enhanced DBS check and prison vetting.