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.
Looking for something different?
We're looking for a Senior Primary Care Nurse with an interest in BBV to join our healthcare department at HMP Billingdon. This will mean working inside the prison. HMP Bullingdon is a local Prison holding both remanded and sentenced prisoners. HMP Bullingdon also accommodates young adults between the ages of 18-21.
The salary range for this role is up to £44,000 FTE per annum – dependent on experience. We offer a variety of benefits including:
Training and development opportunities
Company contributory pension scheme
25 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays
Access to bank hours
CPD and re-validation support
Cycle to work scheme as well as online retail discounts and other onsite benefits
About the Job
As a Senior Nurse you will work as part of an integrated healthcare team, utilising your clinical expertise, decision making and problem solving skills to provide skilled and evidence based nursing care for patients in the prison. You will work within your scope of practice, in accordance with Care UK and prison service policies and procedures in line with the NMC Code of professional conduct, performance and ethics for nurses and midwives.
You'll be responsible for leading and developing a team providing clinical supervision to all staff.
Are you new to prison healthcare?
Do not worry... you will be supported and mentored throughout your first 6 months and beyond with Practice Plus Group by experienced teams of highly skilled nurses and practitioners as well as management.
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 will arrange an interview for you to attend at HMP Bullingdon if the hiring manager feels that you are suitable for the job.
The work is interesting and varied and is an opportunity to make a difference to peoples’ lives, enabling them to improve and maintain their health and wellbeing.
This is a permanent role with the hours being 37.5 per week.We are also looking at Part time applications so if part time work is better suited please do apply. The salary will be up to £44,000 FTE per annum -dependent on experience.
Please note that this role is subject to Practice Plus Group Terms & Conditions and offers of employment are subject to references, an enhanced DBS check and prison vetting.
This 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.