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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 13/08/2021.

Senior Nurse/Prison Paramedic

Job Reference: 270-TC373-SPEC

Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Band 6
HMP Onley, Rugby
£31,365 - £37,890 Per annum

Come and be a part of our friendly Healthcare Team at HMP Onley on the Northamptonshire/Warwickshire border in. This is an ideal opportunity for a practitioner who is looking to either develop their prison career or diversify their career within this exciting and challenging field.

You will be working as an integral part of the team providing clinical care to our residents within a secure establishment. The primary focus of this post will be to deliver the highest standard of care required to meet the diverse and complex healthcare needs of an adult male population.

You will be an employee of Northamptonshire NHS Foundation Trust and enjoy all the benefits that working for the NHS offers.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic and friendly team player who is, passionate about all aspects of Healthcare; who leads by example, demonstrating consistent exemplary standards of care and professionalism, is innovative and keen to drive practice forward.

Previous experience of working within the prison estate would be an advantage but is not essential. Part time/full time hours considered. Applications from Band 5 nurses with some experience will be considered and if successful, will be offered a development post leading to promotion to band 6 when an agreed level of competency and experience has been achieved.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Yvonne Sutch

Job title: Primary Care Manager

Email address:

Telephone number: 01788 523674

NHFT is an integrated primary care and mental health Trust, providing physical, mental health and specialty services in both hospital settings and out in the community. Because we put the person at the centre of all we do, we focus on delivering care that is as easy to access as possible. This means many of our services can be provided at home, work or in schools. We also provide health services to several prisons and detention centres in Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire etc.

It is our vision to be a leading provider of outstanding, compassionate care. Our most recent Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection recognised this with an ‘Outstanding’ rating overall, as well as an ‘Outstanding’ rating for the Caring domain. Applicants will need to demonstrate a commitment to delivering outstanding compassionate care and also commit to the Trust mission statement: Making a difference for you, with you. Our vision, mission and values are all part of the roadmap for all we do.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Tier 2/skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2/skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

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Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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