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Prison-Based Urgent Care Nurse Job Bristol, BS7 8PS

Bristol Community Health CIC – Bristol, BS7 8PS

Permanent – £24,214 to £30,112 per annum

This is an exciting opportunity to join us working in a prison environment, where we’re delivering the kind of holistic care that goes beyond health to reduce re-offending and encourage people to make better life choices. If you’re a registered Nurse or Paramedic looking for new, career-building challenge and fresh opportunities, you’ll find it all here.

Joining our multi-disciplinary team in a safe environment providing 24 hour urgent care, you’ll attend emergencies, administer medications, provide triage and make clinical assessments. You’ll also treat minor ailments,and work collaboratively with Substance Misuse,mental health, prison staff and the ambulance service.

Whether you’re a Registered Nurse or a Paramedic, you’ll also ideally have experience gained in a similar secure or emergency care environment. You’ll also have supervised staff, worked effectively with external agencies, understand the importance of good team dynamics and are committed to professional development. Here, you’ll thrive on the diversity and variety of work on offer, and be eager to step-up to challenge, autonomously and assertively. You’ll also relish the opportunity to improve outcomes by building relationships with the people in your care, enjoying a more rewarding role in the process.

Bristol Community Healthcare is focused on improving healthcare in the community for the benefit of all. That includes nurturing a people first environment where your professional development is supported and encouraged, and your hard work rewarded.

Working in a prison setting offers a secure environment allowance of £1,250 per annum (pro rata) in addition to basic salary. The recruitment process requires prison security vetting which should begin within ten working days of you receiving a job offer.

Candidates are encouraged to come for a visit of the healthcare facilities and find out more about the environment and the diverse range of services we deliver to patients.

We have opportunity for individulas to solely work nights.

For further information please contact Amanda Fisher, Team leader at HMP Bristol on 0117 372 3328.