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Primary Care Clinical Lead vacancy

Job details

Job number:
HMP YOI Portland
Health in Justice
Contract type:
Schedule type:
Full Time
Closing date:
Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 23:59
£42,488 / Year

Are you an inspiring team leader?

If you looking for a new and rewarding role and want to develop your management skills in an environment where no two days are the same, then this is it!

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.

What will you be doing?

As a member of the wider management team, your role as the Primary Care Clinical Lead will be responsible for providing the day to day clinical and operational management of the integrated healthcare team, contributing to the strategic direction of the service. There will be an expectation for the post holder to lead/contribute to clinical and consumer audits. You'll be responsible to the Service Managers, to ensure the management of the service meets its contractual obligations.

What do we need from you?

You will be a Registered Nurse (RGN or RMN) with a passion for learning and development, as well as having the initiative to bring new ideas and opinions on how to improve the healthcare services.

Being a leadership role, you will model a culture of compassion, courage and competence. The role will include providing support and mentorship at point of delivery, drawing the best from our staff to improve the quality of care received at HMP Portland.

What can we offer you?

You’ll receive an annual salary of up to £42,488- depending on experience; free DBS check, 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 plus other benefits including cycle to work scheme and clinical development opportunities.

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 Portland if the hiring manager feels that you are suitable for the job.

More information

This is a permanent, full-time role working 37.5 hours per week.

HMP YOI Portland is based on the Isle of Portland off the coast of Weymouth. It is approximately 7 miles from the centre of Weymouth. The prison is a category C adult /young offender’s prison and houses up to 530 prisoners, all with varying sentence lengths.

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, CTC clearance 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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