Senior Substance Misuse Nurse – HMP Onley

    Practice Plus
    Applications closing date: 12/12/2022
    Location
    HMP Olney, United Kingdom
    Job Type
    Closing Date
    2022/12/12
    Job Salary
    up to £39,287
    Region
    West Midlands

    Description

    Have you thought about working within prison healthcare?

    Prisons are one of the most challenging, yet rewarding places for healthcare professionals to work - if you’re looking for a role where you can develop your existing skills and learn something new every day in an environment that never stands still, then this is it!

    As a Senior Substance Misuse Nurse, you will provide a holistic package of care to patients within the prison system, working with the team to develop and maintain delivery of high quality, individualised, evidence based patient centred nursing care. You’ll manage the assessment of health needs, planning, delivery and evaluation of care for the prison population, including clinical risk assessment.

    You will be a Registered Nurse (RMN / RGN) looking to develop your current skills in a unique and ever changing environment.

    You should possess a good working knowledge of conducting risk assessments and care planning as well as someone who is creative and forward thinking to work through the issues that may arise in this challenging but exciting environment. Knowledge in therapeutic interventions such as CBT or Steps to Wellbeing are desirable but transferable clinical skills will be considered with appropriate training provided. You'll be responsible for leading and developing a team providing clinical supervision to all staff.

    You’ll receive an annual salary up to £39,287 per annum - depending on experience. We offer a whole host of additional benefits such as: cycle to work scheme, free DBS check, free uniform, an extensive training and development structure for all employees along with an employee recognition scheme.

    It doesn’t stop there… we also offer a company pension scheme which we as Practice Plus Group also pay into, 25 days annual leave increasing with service up to 28 days per year, plus 8 public bank holidays (pro-rata for part-time), NHS blue light card, discounted Costco memberships, access to Boundless memberships for attractions and parks, shopping discounts, free eye tests for computer screen users, an 24/7 employee assistance helpline and financial assistance when you need it.

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