about 23 hours ago
Assessment & care of detainees and 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.
Training and Benefits
We provide professional development (accredited by Teesside University). Our teams have been developed with this accredited training and taken advantage of career pathway development opportunities in our "HCP Led" service. For exceptional team members looking to progress their skillset within forensics we will offer opportunities to take your career to the next level. including the opportunity to achieve a The Faculty of Forensic and Legal Medicine's Licentiate Award and / or PGCert in Advanced Nursing in Forensic Practice. .
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),
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 are looking for highly skilled Nurses and Paramedics to join our existing Custody healthcare teams working with National Police Forces.