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Substance Misuse Nurse vacancy

Job details

Job number:
PPG00058
Location:
HMP Brixton
Address:
Health in Justice
Jebb Avenue
London
Greater London
SW2 5XF
Contract type:
Permanent
Closing date:
Wednesday, March 10, 2021 - 23:59
Salary:
£36,134.40 - £36,856.00 / Year

Are you looking for something unique?

Prisons are one of the most challenging, yet rewarding places for healthcare professionals to work. If you are a qualified nurse, or soon to qualify, and want 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 it!

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. We are the market leader, providing care to over 40,000 patients in over 40 prisons across the country.

Interested in clinical/clerical development?

We could give you the opportunity to develop in to a specialist role of your interest and benefit to the service i.e. ANP, BBV, sexual health, plastering, ILS (intermediate life support), health promotion, phlebotomy, vaccinations, suturing, wound care, RCGP, and long term condition courses.

What can we offer you?

As a Registered Nurse Adult/ Registered Mental Health Nurse, you’ll be an integral part of the healthcare team by bringing your top notch clinical skills and passion for care. You could be involved in anything from developing and leading clinics, undertaking examinations and tests as well as answering emergency bells and potentially being the first person to attend an emergency.

You’ll receive an annual salary of up to £36,856 - depending on experience; free DBS check, free uniform, free mandatory training, indemnity cover, CPD and re-validation support.

As well as a number of benefits including a company pension scheme, 25 days annual leave plus 8 public bank holidays (pro-rata for part-time) plus other benefits including cycle to work scheme and clinical development opportunities.

Onsite benefits at HMP Brixton include access to an onsite gym, free parking and subsidised café/restaurant.

How will we support you?

• Bespoke induction
• Competency framework
• Preceptorship (newly qualified practitioners)
• Regular clinical supervision
• Supported development into specialities such as diabetes or asthma
• Regional and national career development opportunities
• Our bespoke Learning Management System to address your learning needs
• Support from the wider team

Next Steps...

If you are shortlisted, you will be contacted by the Internal Recruiter for this role. The recruiter will submit your CV to the hiring manager and in turn we will arrange an interview for you to attend at HMP Brixton if the hiring manager feels that you are suitable for the job.

More Information

This is a full time vacancy working 37.5 hours per week.
Please note that this role is subject to Practice Plus Groups Terms & Conditions and offers of employment are subject to satisfactory receipt of references, enhanced DBS check and prison vetting.
At Practice Plus Group we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities and we are committed to this in both the running of our prison healthcare service and how we recruit our staff. We actively encourage applications from everyone with the essential requirements of the job, regardless of any protected characteristics.

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