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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 11/10/2020.

Salaried Prison GP

Job Reference: 001-MP134.20

Employer:
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board
Department:
English
Location:
HMP Prison, Cardiff
Salary:
£60,255 - £90,298

CARING FOR PEOPLE - KEEPING PEOPLE WELL

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (the UHB) is a Smoke Free Health Board. Smoking is banned across all of the UHB sites. Staff are therefore not able to smoke in the hospital grounds or on any other UHB premises.

The UHB reserves the right to close this vacancy after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.

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We are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We welcome applications from everyone and actively seek a diverse range of applicants. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment where staff treat one another with dignity and respect. We aim to create an equitable working environment where every individual can fulfil their potential no matter their disability, sex, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief, pregnancy and maternity or marriage and civil partnership status.

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English


General Practitioner HMP Cardiff

 

An exciting opportunity is available for a GP/ GPs to join the prison healthcare team at HMP Cardiff, 2-3 in-hours sessions.

 

About the prison

 

HMP Cardiff is a category B remand prison, with an operational capacity of around 800 located in the centre of Cardiff, with good transport links.

 

About the role

 

If you are looking for a varied and challenging role within this unique area of healthcare, then look no further.

 

As a prison GP, you will be enthused by the real opportunity to make a difference to the men who will be accessing healthcare with a wide range of chronic mental and physical health problems, including substance misuse problems.

 

Working as part of the Multidisciplinary Team, you will provide clinical assessment and diagnosis to patients that will inform their future management and care plans. You will have a chance to become actively involved in audit, teaching and training as well as the management of substance misuse, mental health and blood borne viruses and you will also have the opportunity to develop skills to provide a highly specialist resource to other healthcare staff. You will also be key to the further development of service to ensure we evolve to the changing needs of our patients.

 

About you

 

You will be a registered GP, included on a Medical Performers List.

 

A background in one of the following areas would be advantageous; Communicable Diseases, Emergency Medicine, Minor Surgery, Psychiatry, Substance Misuse, Trauma and Orthopaedics. The RCGP Part 2 certificate in substance misuse would also be advantageous, however, if you are new to this field, you will be fully supported to develop into this role through a period of induction and training.

 

 

Next steps/further information

 

Want to find out more about the role? Informal discussions are welcomed if you e-mail Jane.brown4@wales.nhs.uk in the first instance.

 

Please note that this role is subject to Cardiff and Vale UHB Terms and Conditions and offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory receipt of references, enhanced DBS and prison vetting.

 

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.

 

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

Namejane.brown4@wales.nhs.ukJob titlePCIC ManagerEmail addressjane.brown4@wales.nhs.ukTelephone number02921 836195Additional contact information

General Practitioner HMP Cardiff

 

An exciting opportunity is available for a GP/ GPs to join the prison healthcare team at HMP Cardiff, 2-3 in-hours sessions.

 

About the prison

 

HMP Cardiff is a category B remand prison, with an operational capacity of around 800 located in the centre of Cardiff, with good transport links.

 

About the role

 

If you are looking for a varied and challenging role within this unique area of healthcare, then look no further.

 

As a prison GP, you will be enthused by the real opportunity to make a difference to the men who will be accessing healthcare with a wide range of chronic mental and physical health problems, including substance misuse problems.

 

Working as part of the Multidisciplinary Team, you will provide clinical assessment and diagnosis to patients that will inform their future management and care plans. You will have a chance to become actively involved in audit, teaching and training as well as the management of substance misuse, mental health and blood borne viruses and you will also have the opportunity to develop skills to provide a highly specialist resource to other healthcare staff. You will also be key to the further development of service to ensure we evolve to the changing needs of our patients.

 

About you

 

You will be a registered GP, included on a Medical Performers List.

 

A background in one of the following areas would be advantageous; Communicable Diseases, Emergency Medicine, Minor Surgery, Psychiatry, Substance Misuse, Trauma and Orthopaedics. The RCGP Part 2 certificate in substance misuse would also be advantageous, however, if you are new to this field, you will be fully supported to develop into this role through a period of induction and training.

 

 

Next steps/further information

 

Want to find out more about the role? Informal discussions are welcomed if you e-mail Jane.brown4@wales.nhs.uk in the first instance.

 

Please note that this role is subject to Cardiff and Vale UHB Terms and Conditions and offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory receipt of references, enhanced DBS and prison vetting.

 

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.

 

 




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