Custody Nurse or Paramedic

Bridgwater, Somerset, England
TA6 5EJ
Pay
£ 34,951 - 34,951 Per year
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
21 May 2020
Closes
21 Jun 2020

Job Description

Our Client has been one of the leading providers to all justice health environments since 2005. Working across Secure, Custody and Sexual Assault Referral Centres (SARC) across the UK, providing primary care and forensic healthcare to a wide range of patients.

We are currently recruiting on their behalf for a Custody Nurse or Paramedic (HCP) in Bridgewater, Somerset

This is a full time permanent position – 4 days on, 4 off and offers a competitive salary of £34,951 per annum

Benefits as a Custody Nurse or Paramedic (HCP):

Company pension scheme with employer contributions

Life Assurance Scheme

Access to Gympass - subsidised gym

Free eye-tests/discounts for VDU users

Subsidised healthcare plan

Charity work- Match-IT and Payroll Giving

Employee Assistance Programme Scheme (Confidential Counselling Services, 24/7 support specialising in health and medical topics )

Refer A Friend Scheme

Discounts on high street shops and brands including several leading high street brands, retailers and travel suppliers

Job Requirements as a Custody Nurse or Paramedic (HCP):

If unpredictable shift work and long hours are taking their toll, then consider a move into this exciting profession as a HCP (Nurse or Paramedic). Working in custody requires you to be comfortable working on your own medically and be able to collaborate with various departments, all of whom will rely on your skills and experience to create the best outcome for detainees, officers and victims of crime.

As a Custody Nurse or Paramedic (HCP), you will:

• Attend police custody to assess, document and treat detainees and determine fitness to remain in custody

• Carry out medical and forensic examinations

• To be available for court attendance when requested

The Ideal candidate

Essential Skills for a Custody Nurse or Paramedic (HCP):

HCPC Paramedic or Registered General Nurse with at least 3 years post qualification experience

Ability to take blood samples

Full Driving License and own vehicle

Experience in an autonomous/ lone working role

Recent Acute experience

For further information please call Maxine on Applyor alternatively forward your CV for consideration

This role requires the ability to work with vulnerable people in a caring and compassionate way. A DBS check and relevant police/ prison clearance will be required

If you are successful at the interview stage, you will be required to complete all vetting paperwork within 7 working days.

Ref: CNBS

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