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Part-time Staff Nurse / Paramedic - Police Custody (GMP, Bury)

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Job Description

  • Assessment & care of detainees, victims and staff in custody suites.

  • Forensic sampling, including road traffic offence bloods.

  • Mental health and substance misuse assessments.

  • Providing substance misuse therapies whilst in custody.

  • Healthcare promotion, brief interventions & self-harm reduction.

  • Signposting to support the reduction of re-offending.

  • Working collaboratively with Liaison and Diversion colleagues to identify wider vulnerabilities.

Candidate Description

A & E, Primary Care, Walk in Centre or Urgent Care experience is advantageous but not essential, clinical assessment, autonomous working and confidence in working with challenging behaviours and vulnerable people is a must .If you have these skills, we would love to hear from you., Due to Police Vetting, these are essential elements of the role

  • 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 licence.

  • Registered Paramedic or Registered General Nurse or Dual qualified RGN / RMN with over 2 years post-qualifying experience.

  • Active PIN & full membership of the HCPC (Paramedic), or NMC (RGN) with no restriction on practice.

  • Ability to work autonomously and within a multidisciplinary team.

  • Strong decision-making skills

  • Willingness to develop skill set with forensic training

  • Flexibility to move across GMP sites as required,

  • On-going accredited CPD with Teesside University.

  • Forensic Licentiate for career progression.

  • Structured career paths in a Nurse Led Service with fast track opportunities for exceptional team members.

Employer Description

Care & Custody HCPs are RGNs or Paramedic who are qualified Healthcare Professionals working in partnership 12 National Police Forces, to pro-actively reduce re-offending.

Our teams are developed with accredited training and career path opportunities in a trailblazing "Nurse Led" service.