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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 25/07/2019.

Paramedics - Manchester

Job Reference: J338-A-19-0119

Employer:
Care and Custody
Department:
Greater Manchester Police
Location:
Bury
Salary:
£34,000

Care & Custody – a Mitie Company are looking for highly skilled Nurses and Paramedics to join our existing Custody healthcare teams working with National Police Forces.

Care & Custody HCPs are RGNs or Paramedics who are qualified Healthcare Professionals working in partnership with 12 National Police Forces, to pro-actively reduce re-offending and care for detainees in police custody. We are looking for exceptional people to join our teams where you can become a key member of a highly respected organisation.


Custody Paramedics

Greater Manchester Police

Location: West - Bury, Swinton & Wigan

£34,000 per annum

42 hours a week, 2 days on, 2 nights on, 4 off.

Care & Custody HCPs are RGNs or Paramedic who are qualified Healthcare Professionals working in partnership 14 National Police Forces, to pro-actively reduce re-offending.

Our teams are developed with accredited training and career path opportunities in a trailblazing "Nurse Led" service.

We deliver 1st class forensic medical services into police custody suites across the UK and are looking for exceptional people to join our teams.

Using your primary care experience, you’ll able to assess the difference between an uncooperative detainee, a patient lacking medication or a vulnerable adult with a mental health condition.

This role would suit HCP's with experience in A & E, Emergency Care, Triage, Acute or High Dependency Unit.

The role includes:

  • Assessment and treatment of detainee’s health needs
  • Promoting drug rehabilitation therapies whilst in custody
  • Healthcare promotion and self-harm reduction
  • Signposting to support the reduction of reoffending
  • Mental health and substance misuse assessments
  • Record Keeping
  • Forensic sampling

Suitable candidates will be invited to join a short telephone screening call.

Progressing candidates will then be invited to join us for a face to face interview to further discuss their accomplishments.




Training and Benefits

We provide professional development (accredited by Teesside University). Our teams have been developed with this accredited training and taken advantage of career pathway development opportunities in our "HCP Led" service. For exceptional team members looking to progress their skillset within forensics we will offer opportunities to take your career to the next level. including the opportunity to achieve a The Faculty of Forensic and Legal Medicine’s Licentiate Award and / or PGCert in Advanced Nursing in Forensic Practice. .


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.



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