Location
London HMP Wormwood Scrubs
Specialism
Administration and Business Support
Advertising Salary
up to £26,000 per annum
Vacancy Type
Permanent
Schedule Type
Full Time

About The Role

Have you thought about working within prison healthcare?

Prisons are one of the most challenging, yet rewarding places for healthcare professionals to work - if you’re looking for a role where you can develop your existing skills and learn something new every day in an environment that never stands still, then this is it! 

 An exciting opportunity to be part of the new structure at HMP Wormwood Scrubs. The discharge coordinator will work within the early day’s team in preparing men for discharge from the time they arrive into the prison. You will have excellent communication skills and be motivated and enthusiastic about prison healthcare. You will be passionate about ensuring patients receive the right care and that their care is continued in the community.
 
You will work with GP practices in registering patients in the community, and with charities that support prisoners on release. You will liaise with partner agencies and integrate into prison systems and processes. You will attend discharge planning meetings and regularly meet with prisoners to discuss their upcoming releases and needs that need to be met in the community. 

About You

The successful candidate will have a wide range of experience of office routines and procedure, working with multi-disciplinary teams in a customer care environment.

How will we support you?

• Bespoke induction
• Competency framework
• Regional and national career development opportunities
• Our bespoke Learning Management System to address your learning needs
• Support from the wider team


You’ll receive an annual salary up to £26,000 per annum - dependent on experience. We offer a whole host of additional benefits such as: cycle to work scheme, free DBS check, free uniform, an extensive training and development structure for all employees along with an employee recognition scheme.

It doesn’t stop there

We also offer a company pension scheme which we as Practice Plus Group also pay into, 25 days annual leave increasing with service up to 28 days per year, plus 8 public bank holidays (pro-rata for part-time), NHS blue light card, discounted Costco memberships, access to Boundless memberships for attractions and parks, shopping discounts, free eye tests for computer screen users, an 24/7 employee assistance helpline and financial assistance when you need it.

About Us

Prisons are one of the most challenging, yet rewarding places for healthcare professionals to work. If you are looking for a role where you can develop your existing skills and learn something new every day in an environment that never stands still, then this is it!

Practice Plus Group is a specialist provider of NHS services into prison healthcare across over 45 different prisons, young offenders and immigration removal centres. We believe in putting the patient first, regardless of the environment or their history. The prison population is one of the most vulnerable and challenged patient groups in society and the delivery of their health care is conducted within often difficult and demanding environments.

Practice Plus Group’s mission is Access to Excellence.  Our core values are; 

  • we treat patients and each other as we would like to be treated,
  • we act with integrity
  • we embrace diversity
  • we strive to do things better together. 
  • Patients can only access excellence if we commit to living our values in everything we do when we’re at work.

If you share these values and have transferable skills we want to meet you!

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