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Nurse Associate vacancy

Job details

Job number:
Primary Care
Gloucester Terrace
West Yorkshire
LS12 2TJ
Contract type:
Closing date:
Sunday, August 30, 2020 - 23:59
£25,000 / Year

I learn something new every day!

Are you collaborative, caring and compassionate?

If you are qualifying as a Nursing Associate this year we’d love to hear from you!

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 in an environment that never stands still, 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; providing healthcare services in over 40 prisons to over 30,000 patients 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.

Interested in clinical development?

We could give you the opportunity to develop into a specialist role of your interest and benefit to the service i.e. Long term conditions, sexual health, health promotion, phlebotomy, vaccinations, suturing, wound care, RCGP.

As a qualified Nursing Associate joining Care UK, we will offer you a full preceptorship pathway and a Registered Professional competency framework to support you in your new role.

We also offer all our new clinical staff the opportunity to undertake our bespoke university accredited course around working within Health in Justice.

In return for your hard work you will..

Receive an annual salary starting from £25,000 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 across our teams in Yorkshire include access to an onsite gym and free parking.

What do we need from you so you can do the job?

You will be a qualified Nursing Associate who can demonstrate entry to the NMC register with a real passion for developing your clinical skills in an environment that is ever-changing. You’ll have a flexible approach working within a team that encourage new ideas and opinions on how to improve the service.

More information

Just a reminder that this is a full-time position working 37.5 hours per week and the salary starts from £25,000 - depending on experience.

We have available roles across our Yorkshire sites so please do ensure that you specify on your application which HMP site it is that you are most interested in working within.

The sites we have currently are:

HMP YOI Doncaster
HMP Lindholme
HMP YOI Moorland & Hatfield
HMP Leeds
HMP Wakefield
HMP YOI Askham Grange & New Hall
HMP Wealstun

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

At Care UK we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities.

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