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Nurse Associate vacancy

Job details

Job number:
HMP Wakefield
Health in Justice
Love Lane
West Yorkshire
Contract type:
Closing date:
Friday, May 21, 2021 - 23:59
£24,880.00 / 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. Practice Plus Group 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 Practice Plus Group, 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 of £24,880. 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 HMP Wakefield 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.

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 on-site if the hiring manager feels that you are suitable for the job.

Additional Information

Just a reminder that this is a full-time position working 37.5 hours per week and the salary is £24,880 per annum.

Please note that this role is subject to Practice Plus Group 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.

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