Make a difference from day one!
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.
HMYOI Werrington is a Young Offender’s Institute that holds up to 118 males aged between 15 and 18 years, both remand and sentenced. The Healthcare service is based on a community model. GP, Nursing team and Pharmacy technician, working with mental Health and Substance misuse services staff. Additionally Dental, Opticians, Podiatry and Physio clinics are delivered on site.
One of the key focuses is to engage the Patients with Healthcare services, and educate them in positive relationships with Health staff to promote well-being and autonomy.
We can offer training and development in our friendly and supportive teams as well as a range of other employee benefits.
In return for your hard work you will...
Receive an annual salary of up to £32,500 depending on experience. 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, childcare vouchers plus training and clinical development opportunities.
What do we need from you so you can do the job?
As a Registered Nurse you’ll be an integral part of the healthcare team by bringing your top notch clinical skills and passion for care. With plenty of primary care experience, 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.
If you have a passion for bringing new ideas to the table then we’re here to listen on how we can improve and continue to develop our healthcare service within the prison environment.
If you are shortlisted, you will be contacted by Amelia Smith, the Internal Recruiter for this role.
Amelia will submit your CV to the hiring manager and then will arrange an interview if the hiring manager feels that you are suitable for the job.
This is a full-time role working 37.5 hours per week. We also welcome bank applications.
There is 24hr nursing cover within the establishment with the shifts being:
Main shift 0730-1530
Late shift 1300-2100
Night shift 2045-0745
Shift pattern includes 1 week of nights in every 4, followed by a rest week.
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.
Due to an ongoing internal issue with our website, if you currently work for Practice Plus Group and have any technical issues whilst trying to apply via our intranet please contact our internal recruiter, Amelia, by email on email@example.com.
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.