Advanced Nurse Practitioner vacancy

Job details

Job number:
HMP YOI Brinsford
Health in Justice
WV10 7PY
Contract type:
Schedule type:
Full Time
Closing date:
Wednesday, June 16, 2021 - 23:59
£51,000.00 / Year

I treat more than just symptoms…

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.

Practice Plus Group are 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.

Want to know more about HMP YOI Brinsford?

HMP YOI Brinsford is young offender’s remand custodial setting with an always improving healthcare department and an onsite inpatient unit consisting of 11 rooms. Ensuring our patients have 24 hour healthcare access. HMP YOI Brinsford is a young offenders establishment and holds remand prisoners; its maximum capacity is 577 males age between 18 and 25 years. These offenders have less than 4 years to serve.

The establishment has a 24 hour in patient facility with an appropriate range of clinics and treatments available. The site has 5 Residential units, split into 8 wings – 1) first night centre and induction unit, 2/3) young adults, 4) young adults and drug recovery wing unit, 5) enhanced unit (with in cell showers). A GP or ANP are on site 6 days a week. The prison is operated by Her Majesty’s Prison Service.

HMP YOI Brinsford won the Nursing Times Awards 2019 for 'Enhancing dignity for young people in custody'!

In return for your hard work you will...

Receive an annual salary of up to £51,000, dependent on experience. You'll also get a number of benefits including a company contributory pension scheme, 25 days annual leave, increasing with service up to 28 days per year, plus 8 public bank holidays, and CPD and re-validation support.

Other benefits include cycle to work scheme plus training and clinical development opportunities.

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

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

Utilising your skills in managing patients within a primary care setting and dealing with physical health concerns, mental health issues and minor injuries, you'll be an integral member of the medical team, conducting clinics independently, completing administrative tasks (prescriptions, referrals, pathology results) and supporting or acting as the Duty Doctor and reception processes.

Leading by example, you'll share your experience and knowledge by being involved in the educational and professional development of the nursing team through clinical supervision sessions both on the wings and formal teaching opportunities.

Next steps

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

For further information please contact us on the details provided.

More information

This is a full time role working 37.5 hours per week across Monday to Friday (some flexibility around may be needed to meet business requirements).

The job advert will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received. Please apply for this job as soon as you can, if interested.

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.

Please note that offers of employment are subject to Practice Plus Group Terms & Conditions and receipt of satisfactory references, an enhanced DBS check and prison vetting.

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