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Staff Nurse vacancy

Job details

Job number:
PPG00277
Location:
HMP Featherstone
Address:
Health in Justice
Wolverhampton
Staffordshire
WV10 7PU
Contract type:
Permanent
Schedule type:
Full Time
Closing date:
Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 23:59
Salary:
£33,600.00 / Year

I help to make a difference

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.

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 in to a specialist role of your interest and benefit to the service i.e. ANP, BBV, sexual health, plastering, ILS (intermediate life support), health promotion, phlebotomy, vaccinations, suturing, wound care, RCGP, and long term condition courses.

Want to know more about HMP Featherstone?

HMP Featherstone is a Category C closed adult male prison, located on the outskirts of Wolverhampton. It has an operational capacity of 703 offenders who are received from other prisons and rarely direct from court. The prison is operated by Her Majesty’s Prison Service.

HMP Featherstone were finalists in the Health Service Journal's (HSJ) Patient Safety Awards for Patient Safety Team of the Year!

In return for your hard work you will...

Receive an annual salary of up to £33,600 FTE - 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 plus training and clinical development opportunities.

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

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

As a Primary Care Nurse / Staff 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.

More Information

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 they will arrange an interview for you to attend if suitable.

The full-time role will be working 37.5 hours per week on a rolling rota basis across 7 days including weekends and nights. The salary for this role is up to £33,600 per annum (Pro-Rata for part time) dependent on experience.

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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