Mental Health Nurse
£33,129.60 per annum
Full Time - 40 hours per week
HMP Altcourse is a Category B local prison receiving sentenced and remand young offender and adult male prisoners from the courts in Merseyside, Cheshire and North Wales. The prison can accommodate 1,324 prisoners in safe custody.
At HMP Altcourse we are committed to providing the highest standards of healthcare to prisoners in our care. Our healthcare team is staffed 24 hours a day and is made up of qualified Nurses and Health Care Assistants.
Our staff approach their work in prisons and secure settings with a professionalism and commitment that lays the foundations for improved services and recognises the dignity of the individual. All our employees are selected and trained to respect the human rights and needs of detainees or prisoners. All staff are security vetted and provided with thorough induction training.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for nurses with any level of nursing experience to work as a Registered Mental Health Nurse at HMP Altcourse. This is an ideal opportunity for a Mental Health Nurse who is seeking to broaden their range of skills and knowledge in caring for people detained in a prison as part of a multi-disciplinary team. You will work collaboratively with other service provider partners to provide high quality patient care.
To provide care for the physical and mental health needs of offenders in line with professional, contractual and company requirements.