Band 5/6 RGN at Dungavel IRC

We are looking for a Band 5 and/or 6 Registered General Nurse (equivalent to afc) with 2+ years post registration to join our successful and highly motivated team at Dungavel Immigration Removal Centre, Strathaven.  You will be a flexible, enthusiastic team player who is also available to work alone. You must be motivated, committed to Professional Development and delivering a high-quality service.

It’s not necessary to have previous experience within a custodial setting and with such a dynamic set of patients with diverse and sometimes chaotic lifestyles, this challenge can be rewarding professionally and personally and allow you as a nurse to be exposed to Individual, challenging and exciting opportunities.

We have a full time post available (40 hours, days/times agreed on a rota basis) but can also consider part-time / job share arrangement. The role includes:

  • Delivering healthcare within the Immigration Removal Centre
  • To coordinate recovery focused care packages for a defined caseload of clients
  • To work within a multi-disciplinary health, custody and UKBA Team
  • To be at the forefront of an emerging and exciting nursing discipline. 

Band 5 £26,000 – £29,000 per annum*

Band 6 £30,000 – £34,000 per annum*

* Dependant on experience

Please Note: Successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Criminal Record check and Home Office Clearance. To gain the CTC clearance required to work in Dungavel IRC, you must have been a resident in the UK for the last 3 years. Successful applicants will also be required to complete a 2-week, paid, Induction.

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Locations: Scotland

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