Custody Nurse Team Leader (peripatetic)

32000.00 - 36000.00 GBP Annual + GBP32000 - GBP36000/annum
20 Apr 2017
04 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
2 x Custody Nurse Team Leader (RGN) (Peripatetic role)
GBP32,000 basic with an on call allowance up to GBP36,000
Working at various custody suites across West Mercia/West Midlands/ Staffordshire

Magnetic is working with a private provider of healthcare services to the police force, and we are seeking 2 experienced, self-motivated Registered Nurses (RGN) with leadership/mentorship experience, to work as a Custody Nurse Team Leader, responsible for assisting in the management of a dynamic team of custody nurses based at various sites across the West Midlands/West Mercia regions. You will be promoting and monitoring safe and effective practice in your staff group through leadership, audit and training. Custody Nurses are responsible for the assessment and treatment, referral and advice to both suspects and victims of crime detained at various police stations.

Person specification for the Custody Nurse Team Leader

Registered Nurse (RGN, as the role has a strong medical bias)
At least 4 years post-qualification experience in a range of different settings, acute medical assessment skills are essential (must be able to take bloods)
At least one year's experience of supervising, mentoring, training and/or leading a team of nurses
Strong clinical skills combined with a common sense approach
Valid UK Driving Licence essential. Car will be provided
Ability to work days, nights and weekends. 3 long shifts per week, or can be spread out over 4/5 days if necessary

If you are interested in a Custody Nurse role, please send us your CV ASAP in order to be considered. All roles subject to police vetting. Magnetic is acting as an employment agency in regards to this vacancy