An incredibly exciting opportunity has arisen for a clinical nurse specialist/ Independent nurse prescriber to join our innovative and dynamic prison healthcare services. The post holder will be working in a primary care function within mental health services. They will work alongside our existing non medical prescribers, Band 5 Practitioner and Social Prescriber.They will provide the assessment and planning function for all referrals to the service and, working with the support our Consultant Psychiatrist, they will develop the primary care model and provide all prescribing de-prescribing and medicines reconciliation for the mental health services.
These posts will also be well supported by a prison nurse prescribers forum and, within AWP, the nurse prescribers forum. We actively encourage CPD and the post holders will be supported to keep up to date and further develop their skills and areas of expertise.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Caroline Coxhead Team Leader 01454 382325 firstname.lastname@example.org
Fiona Banes Community Services Manager 07827 357240 Fiona.email@example.com