Flexi Health Care Professional (HCP) - Hertfordshire - Hertford

Recruiter
G4S Health
Location
Hertford
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Role Responsibility:
Flexi Health Care Professional (HCP)

Location - Hertfordshire

Salary £15.11 per hour

This post will involve flexible working across a 24-hour shift rota (days, evenings and night shifts) in a 7 day a week service. You will be required to have access to private transport. Teamwork and flexibility are central to our approach, along with commitment and a “can do” attitude to working in this manner is fundamental.

G4S Medical Services are considered by our existing customers as one of the market leaders within forensic medical services. We have vast experience of providing large scale clinical services on a 24/7 basis having provided forensic medical services to custody and SARC environments for over 9 years. We are a clinically driven company with an equally strong operations management team. Focus is on delivering quality of service and high patient outcomes through the utilisation of a skilled, experienced and professional clinical team supported by both robust clinical and corporate governance processes.

G4S Medical Services recognises and values the differences between people and seeks to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse community within which the company operates. As part of our commitment to the highest standards of employment practices we aim to provide equality of opportunity and fairness to all.

We work together with our customers to deliver effective and efficient quality health and social care in the criminal justice system.

Job Outline: Attending police custody to assess, document and treat detainees and determine fitness to remain in custody.

Duties and Responsibilities


Assessment/Treatment of illnesses and injuries Determination of fitness to be detained in custody


Determination of fitness to be released


Determination of fitness to be interviewed and charged: competent to understand charge


Determination to transfer, or be interviewed by the police detaining body


Examination and forensic sampling of adult suspects of serious crime


To carry out examinations in accordance with G4S medical capital services guidelines


All police calls should be attended without delay


To be available for court attendance when requested


To treat the detained person as a patient and make clear that no evidence can be treated in ‘confidence’