HMP Perth/HMP Castle Huntly
Prison Healthcare is a hosted service of Perth and Kinross Health and Social Care Partnership. The Multidisciplinary Team work across the two sites, having a designated health centre in each location, the team comprises of GP’s, Administration Team, Pharmacy Team, Primary Care Nursing Team, Mental Health Team, Substance Misuse Team and an Enhance Addiction Team who promote, patient recovery and self management of conditions. The team also includes visiting Dentist, Hygienist, Podiatrist, Optician, and Consultant Psychiatrists for both Mental Health and Substance Misuse.
HMP Perth has 650 prisoners with an annual turnover of 3000 per year; it is a maximum security establishment, with remand, short and long term prisoners.
HMP Castle Huntly is the only Open Estate in Scotland and accommodates 250 prisoners from geographical areas across the country; its purpose is to support reintegration back into the community.
The Prison Healthcare Service recognises that the population of HMP Perth and Castle Huntly are individuals with complex health needs. We believe that a stance of pro-active engagement is required to ensure that people are enabled to achieve maximum levels of mental and physical well being, social inclusion and participation no matter of their environment. All applicants must be on the performers list of NHS Tayside. Participation in audit and teaching of GP registrars is expected. There will also be an opportunity to undertake a combined role within hours GP practice and Out of Hours Service within Tayside if interested.
Hours of work are up to: 40 hrs per week full and part time considered.
For further information on how to apply please visit www.jobs.scot.nhs.uk.
Applications in the form of a current CV, including names and email addresses of 3 Referees (one being your most recent/current employer) should be submitted to email@example.com quoting MSR.92.18 in the subject box or alternatively, please click the apply button to apply. You must also include the further particular forms within the jobpack.
Please do not complete the NHS Tayside Application Form on the SHOW website, your CV along with the supplementary forms (please attach supplementary forms as 1 attachment) is your application.
Short-listed applicants will be contacted by email. Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.
Closing date for receipt of completed application forms – Wednesday 27 February 2019.
NHS Tayside is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.