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Band 5 Substance Misuse Nurse

Band 5 Substance Misuse Nurse – Part Time, Permanent (17.5 hours per week) – HMP Bronzefield, Middlesex - £28,407.00 - £34,581.00 per annum.


  • NMC Pin paid
  • Revalidation Appraisal online portfolio including a journal subscription
  • 6 days of CPD per year
  • Mentorship opportunities
  • Retention interviews
  • Support with your revalidation
  • Training opportunities and career development
  • Flexible working
  • Season Ticket Loan Scheme
  • Crisis Loan Scheme
  • Electric Car Scheme
  • 3 x Wellbeing Days (Pro Rata'd for Part Time Employees)
  • Access to Blue Light Card
  • Simply Health Cashback Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • 25 days (rising to 30 with length of service) Annual Leave plus Bank Holidays
  • Contributory Pension Scheme – Employer matched contributions of up to 6% in the first two years’ service and up to 9% thereafter
  • Death in Service Payment (2x annual salary)
  • Critical Illness Insurance (subject to qualifying criteria)


Why Forward?

For more than 25 years, Forward have been working with people building positive and productive lives, whatever their past.

Our services have supported thousands of people to make positive changes and build productive lives with a job, family, friends and a sense of community.

Our commitment extends to inclusivity, welcoming applicants from all walks of life, including those with 'Lived Experience.' We encourage individuals in recovery from addiction, co-dependency, or gambling, as well as those with prior involvement in the justice system or experience of homelessness, to apply.


The Role – Band 5 Substance Misuse Nurse:

As a vital member of our wellbeing & recovery team, you will blend psychosocial and clinical interventions to support the diverse prison population.

Within this unique environment, your nursing expertise will be paramount as you engage with a range of high-risk adults facing complex needs.

This role serves as an exceptional opportunity for nurses aspiring to diversify their skill set and deepen their understanding of caregiving.

regular cross-functional meetings foster continuous learning and development within our cohesive team.


Responsibilities - Band 5 Substance Misuse Nurse:

  • Collaborate within a multidisciplinary team to provide clinical assessments and treatments to substance-dependent prisoners.
  • Forge partnerships with HM Prison Services and various stakeholders to ensure comprehensive care.
  • Exhibit leadership traits, upholding impeccable standards of nursing care and interventions.
  • Demonstrate adaptability and a proactive mindset, ensuring the delivery of exceptional care to our clients.
  • Participate in inter-professional and multidisciplinary working, to ensure continuity of care.
  • Manage sensitive information empathically, this includes sharing and discussing a patient’s changing condition or needs with other relevant professionals.


Role Requirements:

  • Registered Nurse credentials with a passion for delivering high-quality clinical care.
  • Motivation to excel within a demanding environment, offering support to prisoners in partnership with relevant authorities.
  • Ability and knowledge to carry out risk assessments and management.
  • Leadership qualities and a commitment to maintaining superior nursing standards.
  • Flexibility and a solution-driven attitude, dedicated to providing exemplary client care.
  • Knowledge of the safe storage and administration of medication.
  • Strong IT Skills.

At Forward, we encourage an environment that thrives on collaboration and innovation.

If you're ready to make a significant impact within the field of prison nursing and embrace a role that encompasses both challenge and reward, we invite you to apply.

Forward is an equal opportunity employer.

We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds, including those with 'Lived Experience'.

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent, Full Time
  • Rate: £28,407 - 34,581 per year
  • Location: HMP Bronzefield
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Charities
  • Recruiter: i4 Recruitment
  • Tel: 01603 415100
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: TFT-7211
  • Posted: 2023-08-25 14:03:42 -

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