Senior Health Care Practitioner

Are you an experienced healthcare practitioner with custodial experience? Are you looking to take the next step in your career, making a difference to people’s lives and play a part in the professional development of your team’s careers?

Due to an exciting new opportunity CRG Medical Services, with the support of our business partner Medteam, are recruiting Senior Custody Healthcare Practitioners to work with our teams of highly skilled clinicians in custody suites across Bedfordshire. This is a permanent role working on a 42 hr/week contract.

As a Senior Custody Healthcare Practitioner with CRG Medical Services, your responsibilities will be to deliver and support clinical excellence and provide key support in the management and continuous personal development of the HCP team in your contract area. In conjunction with the Contract Management Team, you will ensure that local processes comply with local clinical governance, best practice and professional standards in line with the requirements of your relevant professional registration body.

The package and benefits:

  • Salary £35,295pa (rising to £39,000pa following a successful probationary period)
  • Revalidation assistance
  • On-going supported professional development
  • Access to annual role related training
  • Free uniform
  • Career Development Opportunities
  • Mentoring and Peer Advice / Support
  • Pension Contributions
  • Covering the Bedfordshire area

What you need for the role:

  • Experience as a Registered Nurse or Paramedic with a minimum of 3 years’ post-qualifying service
  • Experience in a custodial environment
  • Previous management experience is required
  • Full membership of the either NMC or HCPC
  • 3 years residency in the UK
  • A Right to Work in the UK
  • A full UK driving licence
  • Preferably you will have experience in a relevant speciality such as A&E, Walk in Centre, Paramedic Practitioner, Substance Misuse, Community Nursing, Police Custody, Prison or other relevant disciplines that you feel have the transferrable skills

Who are CRG Medical Services?

CRG Medical Services is a leading provider of forensic medical services across the criminal justice & secure health sector including UK Police Forces and UK Border Force (UKBF), with contracts across Lancashire, Dyfed Powys, Dorset, Derbyshire, Lincolnshire, Essex, Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridge, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire regions. Our highly skilled Doctors and Health Care Professionals deliver care in secure health environments including custody suites and sexual assault referral centres.

If you believe you fit the above criteria for this exciting role, you can click ‘apply’ or send your CV to

CRG is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, age, race, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity or disability