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General Practitioner - HMP Isle of Wight

Job Reference: J143-A-15-5343

Care UK
Health in Justice
Isle of Wight
up to £100,000 per annum (pro rata)

Break into Prison Healthcare

At Care UK we are looking to recruit dynamic GP’s to join our growing team at HMP Isle of Wight. HMP Isle of Wight's is a category B male training prison. The prison holds approximately 1100 prisoners on two sites with a central administration.

About the Role:

At the HMP Isle of Wight you will be joining an enthusiastic team of GPs, RMN’s and HCAs providing ongoing treatment to patients within the prison. As a member of the Multi-Disciplinary Team, you as the General Practitioner will provide clinical assessment and diagnosis to patient’s requirements and make timely decisions regarding future management.

You will also provide a highly specialist resource to other healthcare staff, patients and have an active involvement in clinical governance/effectiveness activities

It doesn’t end there; you will have a chance to become actively involved in audit, teaching and training as well as helping us to adapt the service to the ever-changing needs of the patients.

What do we offer?

In this environment we appreciate flexibility around working hours but we are also willing to accommodate requests. Annual leave entitlement is 25 days per year plus bank holidays. Study leave entitlement is 5 days per year pro-rata and the re-imburstment of your indemnity if you are a salaried GP with us.

This role is working 11 hours per week, and shifts will be discussed with you at point of discussion post application. For further information, or to arrange a visit, please do not hesitate to contact Alex who can look into this for you.


Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

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

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