Bank Staff Nurse RGN, Band 6

Oxleas NHS Foundation
HMP Maidstone
Competitive salary
07 Jan 2021
16 Jan 2021
Role Type
Start Date
Bank Staff Nurse - RGN, Band 6

KENT PRISONS (Forensic & Prisons Directorate, Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust

West Kent Integrated Primary Healthcare Services

Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest healthcare organisations in the South East with a speciality Prison service.

We are rated Good by the Care Quality Commission and are ranked among top NHS employers. Prison healthcare is our focus and our passion. We champion the role of health professionals to make sure our patients get great service.

Oxleas Prison and Forensic directorate are currently seeking a motivated band 6 nurse to join our prison in Maidstone and the female prison estate near Maidstone at HMP East Sutton Park.

Are you looking for opportunities to develop your community nursing skills in your career and to be part of a unique and dynamic integrated care team? Do you want to be part of developing and shaping a new integrated care service in Maidstone?

If so, an exciting new opportunity is available for a proactive Registered Nurse to join our dynamic and high profile team. You will be well supported by both the Band 7 and the Band 8. The prison is a very complex place of work and over years we have built up a good working relationship with the prison staff.

This post will be located in HMP Maidstone which is a Foreign National Prison. The post holder will work closely with the team leads/ clinicians to develop the service and maintain close working relationships with both acute, social and community services.

We support the following:

Primary care Nursing

Long term Conditions

Minor injuries and Illness

Emergency care

Health Assessment and health Checks

Wellman and wellwoman clinics.

Mental health in a primary care setting.

Complex cases.

Just as we care about our patients' wellbeing, we care about yours!

We can offer you:
  • A comprehensive induction into the service followed by a local induction to introduce you to the role
  • Car lease scheme *T&C's apply
  • Flexible working options
  • Training, support and development in your career
  • Cycle to work scheme.

Due to covid we would be pleased to offer a telephone conversation to explain our socially distanced procedures within this prison at this time.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Teresa Potts, Clinical Manager, 01622775482,

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Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

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