Nurse Manager

We have an exciting permanent full-time vacancy for an experienced Nursing Manager in Dungavel working with an experienced team within a Secure Environment.

Responsibilities include:

  • Support the Healthcare Manager and deputising.
  • Act as manager for the Healthcare Team, providing primary care to the detention population.
  • Provide on-call cover on a rota basis of 26 weeks per annum to be agreed.
  • Supporting CPD (Continued Professional Development).
  • Lead clinical audits, reviews and service developments.
  • Promote Patient involvement.
  • Develop, implement and review service policies and procedures.
  • To lead and assist with recruitment.
  • Using your excellent organisational skills to motivate and lead others to achieve service objectives.

The salary starts at £46,467 per annum depending on experience. The salary is based on the Scottish Agenda for Change Band 7.


  • Must be a Registered Nurse and have nursing experience up to at least band 6
  • Must have knowledge of secure environments.
  • Must have a post graduate qualification or equivalent experience in the management of Primary Care.

For more information or to apply, call 01792 224224 or email

Sectors: HMP
Locations: Scotland
Occupations: Nurse - RGN

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