Custody care Paramedics and RGN's urgently needed. Specialised training provided.
Your new company
Hays Healthcare are looking for Paramedics and Registered General Nurses to work in police custody suites across Cheshire.
Your new role
You will deliver the requirements of the forensic practitioner service following the Codes of Practice of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 and the locally agreed protocols.
Provide advice and support to custody officers in determining the health care needs of detainees and the priorities of care. Seek telephone advice and refer cases to the doctor or Consultant FME when required.
Work with other members of the team to ensure that the service is provided at all times. Including demonstrating flexibility and acting supportively at all times.
Commit to 12-hour block shifts and a minimum availability of 2-3 days per week
What you'll need to succeed
To have been a continuous resident in the UK for at least 36 months
A full UK driving licence
Competent in oral and written English
Previous nursing/paramedic experience obtained within a custody environment is desirable but not mandatory.
A minimum of 3 years of post-graduate experience as a RGN / Paramedic
What you'll get in return Through the role, you will receive a range of exclusive benefits from working with Hays:
Support from a dedicated Recruitment Consultant
Ongoing agency work
Custody Care training (provided if necessary)
Moreover, you will enjoy industry leading customer service and support from the very start of your registration process. Once cleared, you will be allocated an experienced consultant who will be your sole point of contact regarding all matters regarding work and pay.