Staff Nurse Police Custody

Posted 18 September by NHS Business Services Authority

Staff Nurse | Paramedic | Excellent Training and Development opportunities


  • Salary £34,000 per annum – The salary takes into consideration the benefits that the NHS offer so that you know each month what your take home salary is & aligned with NHS Band 6.
  • Overtime offered
  • Set shift patterns of 4 on, 4 off to support work/life balance
  • 42 hours a week on an 8 week rolling rota
  • 1 hour paid lunch
  • Buddy programme to support with induction
  • 5% pension contributions by employee and matched by Mitie
  • Shares, Life insurance & Private Medical Cover
  • Market leading HCP led model enabling career progression and continuous professional development
  • MiDeals discount scheme with over 3000 offers available from your favourite retailers, leisure, and utilities companies

Who we're looking for?

  • Experience in working with challenging behaviours and vulnerable people (Essential)
  • Registered Nurse or Paramedic with at least 2 years post-qualification experience (Essential)
  • Experience of A&E, Primary Care, Substance Misuse, Walk in or Urgent Care (Desirable)

Duties and responsibilities

  • Assessment & care of detaineesand staff in custody suites.
  • Forensic sampling, including road traffic offence bloods.
  • Mental health and substance misuse assessments and management.
  • Providing substance misuse therapies whilst in custody.
  • Healthcare promotion, brief interventions & self-harm reduction.
  • Referrals and Signposting to support wider vulnerabilities the reduction of re-offending.

We offer a competitive salary in addition tobenefits including pension schemes, private medical cover, share schemes and MiDeals discount scheme with over 3000 offers available from your favourite retailers, leisure, and utilities companies.

Police Vetting Requirements

You must have:

  • Right to work in the UK
  • Continuously resided in the UK for the previous 3 years, with no more than 3 months spent overseas at any one time.
  • Full UK driving license.
  • Active PIN & full membership of the HCPC (Paramedic), or NMC (RGN) with no restriction on practice.
  • Flexibility to move across Merseyside Custody Suites

Care & Custody, a Mitie company

Reference: 40912324

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