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Band 5 Staff Nurse

Job reference: HQ00088045
Norwich
£23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Permanent
Nurse (Offender Health)

Description

This vacancy has now expired.

Are you looking for a new prison nurse role?

Sanctuary Criminal Justice has a permanent vacancy available for a Band 5 Prison Staff Nurse to work in a prison in Norwich. The ideal candidate will possess highly developed specialist knowledge of prison nursing and be registered with the NMC.

The salary for this role is £23,000 - £28,000 per annum.

The post holder will be required to work within the multidisciplinary team, contributing to team management and the development of innovative practice. To be responsible for the assessment of care needs and the development, implementation and evaluation of holistic care packages.

Duties:
- To work as part of a team undertaking lead responsibilities as negotiated and agreed with Healthcare management.
- Undertake all aspects of medicines management related activities in accordance with the organisation's medicines policy to ensure the safe, legal and appropriate use of medicines. Attend appropriate training and maintain - competencies in all relevant areas
- To treat all prisoners/patients as individuals, respecting their privacy and dignity at all times.
- To assess individual care needs, implement and evaluate holistic programmes of care.
- To take every opportunity to promote the health and well being of the patient.
- To maintain close liaison with senior management team, deputising as required.
- To develop effective communication and liaison systems.
- To maintain clear and comprehensive, signed and contemporaneous records according to Trust procedures.
- To facilitate/undertake training and professional updating for team and students.
- To maintain own professional and clinical integrity in line with NMC guidelines.
- To support/mentor team members and participate in clinical supervision activities.
- To work in cooperation and partnership with all other professionals and agencies involved in the care of the client.
- To be aware and act upon, when necessary procedures that are in place to protect vulnerable individuals.
- To participate in the Organisation's Qulaity Strategy and Risk Management Strategy.
- To undertake any such other duties as may be required from time to time as are consistent with responsibilities of the post.

Requirements of the prison nurse:
- Degree or equivalent in nursing
- Current NMC registration (RGN)
- Prison clearance

Contact:
This prison staff nurse job is advertised by Rhys Macdonald; if you are interested in these positions please click below to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.
Reasonable Adjustments:
If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting us. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.