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Band 5 RMN Nurse

Job Reference: 834-200000KL

Virgin Care
£24,214 - £30,112 Per Annum

Band 5 RMN Nurse 

AFC Band 5
HMP Norwich

Virgin Care are keen to recruit this role and are offering an additional one-off Golden Hello payment of £1,000, linked to appointment and satisfactory performance.

Are you an experienced Band 5 RMN Nurse looking to join a team who are continually identified and praised for their hard work and commitment to the organisation? Are you looking to join an NHS Health and Social Care partner which is striving to make positive changes?

We are looking for a RMN Nurse to join our healthcare team in HMP Norwich situated on the outskirts of Norwich city centre.

Since 2014, Virgin Care has been delivering the NHS contract at HMP Norwich, where we have been delivering innovative and refreshing general practice health care services to the prisoners of HMP Norwich where we have around 6,000 patients. We have developed our own unique approach where our patients are at the centre of everything we do and right now and this is an opportunity for you to be part of this change.

Feel Valued 

As a Staff Nurse you will receive a band 5 salary along with an NHS pension and 25 days’ annual leave.  You will become part of the Virgin Tribe. This grants you access to premier offers and discount on Virgin Active gym memberships, regular competitions and giveaways along with discount on Virgin holidays.

Our colleagues are our most precious commodity and it’s important that we take good care of everyone within our organisation. As part of this, we offer a number of services which help us to ensure that everyone is fit and healthy at work, this includes access to our central online health and lifestyle platform covering healthy recipes, activity challenges, and support information around mental health, along with complimentary annual eye tests.

Feel Proud

Working within HMP Norwich, as the Staff Nurse you will be the face of our patient's journey. Your days will be varied and will include working with the general nursing team to provide high quality and evidence based nursing for patients including the achievement of the Quality and outcome framework and other key performance indicators.

At the HMP Norwich, we are proud of our nursing team, who are welcoming, collaborative, hard-working and solution focused. We offer progression opportunities for those who are looking to take the next step in their career; such has training to be a lead nurse or working towards becoming an Advanced Nurse Practitioner.

To be eligible to apply, you will be NMC registered, have proven experience in primary care or within the prison system and have experience of working with patients who have mental health or substance misuse conditions.

Feel Inspired

Our Prison Healthcare Services have been shortlisted for an award at the Patient Experience Network National Awards (PENNA) for showcasing patient-centric work that’s setting new standards in health. The team have been shortlisted in 3 categories - turning it around; Partnership Working to Improve the Experience; and Julie Andrews (PALS Customer Experience Team Officer) has been nominated for Professional of the Year for her work partnering with service users to improve prison healthcare services.

Feel the Difference

If you’d like to discuss the role further, or request the full job description, please contact Brad Barnard our Recruitment Advisor via email: 

We partner with the NHS to make a real difference to people in Norwich and we’re building a working environment where colleagues too can really feel the difference. It’s the kind of place where nothing’s too much trouble. Where you’ll feel empowered, listened to, valued and where we’ll support you to bring your best self to work every single day and to deliver high quality care. And that’s just the beginning. Since 2006, we’ve delivered services to millions of people by developing our own unique approach where our patients are at the centre of everything we do.

We’re committed to equal opportunities and welcome a broad diversity of talent to apply. We reserve the right to cease any advertising prior to the published closing date for a role that receives a high number of applications. Virgin Care Limited, its subsidiary companies and the Virgin Care LLPs are part of the Virgin Group and provide NHS and social care services. If you would like to know a little more about how we use your information, please see our website’s privacy policy.

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