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Primary Care Nurse vacancy

Job details

Job number:
HC11499
Job location:
HMP Hollesley Bay
Hollesley
Woodbridge
Suffolk
IP12 3JW
Job contract type:
Permanent
Job schedule type:
Full Time
Job closing date:
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 23:59

Are you looking for a new challenge in an environment where no two days are the same?

Patient care is at the centre of what we do and we are looking for an enthusiastic, hard working and committed nurse who wants to make a difference to our patient’s lives. HMP YOI Hollesley Bay is a category D male prison for those aged 18 and over, located near the village of Hollesley in Suffolk (Hollesley, Woodbridge) - right near the coast and within 40 minutes' drive of Ipswich. We provide a GP surgery provision alongside access to mental health and substance misuse services.

Make a difference from day one!

Prisons are 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 30,000 patients in over 40 prisons across the country.Our core values are; everyone makes a difference, patients are at the heart of everything we do and together we make things better. If you share these values and have transferable skills we want to meet you!

What can we offer you?

As a Registered Primary Care Nurse (Adult Nurse) you will be an integral part of the healthcare team by bringing your clinical skills and passion for care. You could be involved in anything from triaging and leading clinics, reception screening, medication administration as well as responding to emergency situations.We offer opportunities to develop your role. Examples include sexual health, health promotion, vaccinations, wound care, long term condition courses, minor illnesses/injuries and infection control.You will also be working as part of a larger multi-disciplinary team, alongside the substance misuse and mental health teams. There are great opportunities for training and development and the opportunity to work with interesting patients and learn new skills.

Next steps

If you are shortlisted, you will be contacted by the Internal Recruiter for this role.

They will submit your CV to the hiring manager and in turn will arrange an interview for you to attend at HMP YOI Hollesley Bay if suitable for the role.

For more information or to arrange an informal visit please contact us on the details provided.

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

At Care UK we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities.

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