Custody Nurse/Paramedic

Posted 12 February by Med Team Healthcare Ltd

Job Summary

Nurses and Paramedics

Medteam Need HCPs for Custody suites in Blackpool and Surrounding areas.

As a Health Care Professional, you will be joining our national team of clinicians who we provide to the criminal justice system throughout the UK. We support police forces nationally supplying Nurses and Paramedics into Permanent Roles and for ad hoc shifts, holiday cover, sickness. The shifts are 12 hours.

Our experienced Clinicians are on hand 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to ensure that our clients patients are assessed, and to address their health needs, as well as conducting forensic medical examinations gathering evidence for use in the criminal justice system.

You'll be taken care of throughout by our experienced team, we value our staff.

Who we are:

Medteam are a workforce solution partner of CRG Medical Services. As one of the UK's leading medical staffing agencies, Medteam have over 20 years experience within the custody and secure medical recruitment industry. We are a team of high quality professionals who have combined our knowledge and experience of the medical profession. We understand the day to day needs of medical professionals; gained over many years

Job Type / Category

Job Types: Part time, permanent.

Position is specifically for a 21 hour nights position based in Blackpool Custody Suite. Contract will be on a rolling pattern of 2 nights on followed by 6 days off. Night shifts are 1900pm start and 0700am finish.

Contract can be stretched to 31.6 hours if needed which would be 3 nights on, followed by 5 days off. Salary for this would be £25, 272 pro-rata.

The role includes:

Treating and assessing detainees. Assessing of a detainees mental health Forensic sampling. Substance Misuse assessments

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications


We are looking for the following qualities and skills:

Registered Nurse or Paramedic with a minimum of 2 years' post-qualifying service Full membership of the either NMC or HCPC 3 years residency in the UK A Right to Work in the UK A full UK driving licence

3 years experience preferred


Why register with Medteam ?

For joining us we offer :

Free Uniforms Simple and straightforward registration experience Ongoing guidance and support throughout your journey. A high quality and efficient service - let us know when you can work and we'll do the rest working with our clients. Revalidation Assistance Placements in areas of your choice Flexible shifts, Permanent, or Temporary long or short term work available. Our experience within the profession means we understand the challenges you face - we understand your role and are here to help you Competitive rates of pay Work with a professional and reputable organisation, our clients CRG are a framework approved NHS agency On-going professional development Annual Appraisals All mandatory training and updates Pension Contribution Prompt Payment Updated DBS


Nursing/paramedic: 3 years (Preferred)

Additional Information

21 hour post - vetting, DBS and satisfactory references depending. 21 hour contract - salary of £16,795 pro-rata.

31.6 hour post - same as above with salary of £25,272 pro-rata.

Both include full annual leave entitlement. Paid training and paid shadow shifts. DBS supplied on update service. ID badge and uniform included. Valid UK driving licence required to be insured to drive company vehicles.

Over time always available.

Required skills

  • Paramedic
  • Registered Nurse
  • Mental Health Nurse

Application questions

Do you have two years post-qualifying experience?
Do you have a valid UK driving licence?
Are you phlebotomty trained?

Reference: 37265849

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