Sector: Criminal Justice
Consultant: Jim Garwood
Salary: £21909 - £24304
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time
My client is looking for a Band 5 Nurse with prison clearance and up to date ILS Certificate.
The successful applicants will be required to provide care for the physical and mental health needs of offenders in line with professional, contractual and company requirements.
Provide health and social care to offenders to ensure a professional service is delivered in line with professional, contractual and company standards, including security instructions.
To work predominantly within own area of specialism but to operate as part of a team delivering generic primary care services.
Provide professional advice and support to allied health professionals and non-clinical staff to ensure the effective health and social care of offenders in line with current best practice.
Promote an understanding of, and develop health and social care services within the prison environment to maximise personal well-being and promote independence.
Able to demonstrate a high level of literacy and numeracy
Able to provide examples of diversity in practice
Able to work within challenging and complex situations
Experience of working with potentially aggressive people