Outpatients Nurse - Prison RGN South London £21.9K - £28.5K + Benefits p/a
Sutton, Greater London, England
A Staff Nurse (RGN) is required to work in the Outpatients Department of a men’s prison in South London.
In this role you will work with patients with a diverse mix of both mental and physical healthcare needs and you will have the opportunity to broaden your knowledge and skills.
Duties will include providing general nursing care including administering medications and vaccinations, dressing wounds, care planning and health screening. When on duty you will also act as an emergency responder, attending often complex and emotionally charged situations such as fighting and self-harm related injuries, overdoses, and chest pain.
It is essential that candidates for this Staff Nurse position have the following:
• Registered General Nurse with a valid NMC Pin
• Confident undertaking clinical and risk assessments, being perceptive to both physical and mental health care needs of patients
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with strong negotiation and conflict resolution skills whilst promoting positive working relationships with colleagues and patients
Prior experience within a prison setting is not required, as full training will be given to successful candidates and continuing training programmes and career development plans are in place.
This is a full time position, working 37.5 hours per week on day shifts.
The salary range for this position is from £21,909 to £28,462 per annum, London Weighting Allowance (if applicable) and retention allowances are also paid along with staff benefits that include excellent working conditions and a range of retail and travel discounts.
If you are interested and would like more information about this role or any other clinical vacancies in the private healthcare sector throughout Greater London, please call Siobhan Wieremiej at SYK Recruitment Specialists now on [... Click Apply...].
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- £ 21900 - 28500 Per year
- Full time
- Job Level
- Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 23 Nov 2016
Closes 23 Dec 2016
This job was posted to: A&E nurse, Community nurse, Practice nurse