Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • London


We believe in ‘Caring not Judging’

Are you an exceptional nurse looking for a rewarding new challenge? Would you like the opportunity to use your nursing skills in an environment like no other to make a real difference every day? Interested? Come along to our recruitment fayre / open day on 6th June 2019.

What do we offer?

- GOLDEN HELLO -A ‘Golden Hello’ payment of up to £2,500
- OUTER LONDON allowance of up to £4312 per annum
- REMOVAL EXPENSES SUPPORT -If you will have to move your place of residence more than 30 miles to take up a post at the IRC we will be able help with your expenses, this potentially includes things like removal costs and down payments for tenancy agreements
- ENHANCED BANK PAYMENTS- The hourly rate of bank pay in IRC Heathrow is closer to agency rates and it is probably one of the highest rates in the NHS
- EXCELLENT TRANSPORT LINKS including easy access from the M25 & M4, as well asfree on site parkingavailable for staff

We are seeking Band 5 Primary Care Nurses to work in our Immigration Removal Centre Heathrow. You will join a team who not only look after the healthcare needs of the centre residents, but who also have the opportunity to have a real impact on promoting health and wellbeing.

Come and join us on Thursday 6th June 2019 from 10.00am – 4.00pm at the Premier Inn Hotel, 15 Bath Road, Heathrow to gain valuable insight into the day-to-day running of the IRC from our current staff members, and hear about the opportunities we can offer you.

The Immigration Removal Centre at Heathrow is based across two sites (Harmondsworth and Colnbrook) It holds approximately 1000 males and a small number of females.

CNWL provide primary care, mental health services and substance misuse services and are an integral part of the wider IRC team working closely with MITIE and the Home Office.

Work within the Primary Care Team is varied and includes triaging, emergency care and treatment, health promotion, end of life/palliative care, effective care planning and liaising with the multidisciplinary team. It’s this variety that keeps things interesting and stimulating. Every day will bring new challenges and new experiences but you’ll have all the support you need to deliver the best care

Your Fast track to Employment:

We will be providing you with the opportunity to submit an application on the day and take part in assessment. Please bring ID with you on the day, including two photographic and one proof of address or one photographic and two proofs of address. Please also bring evidence of your NI number and a current DBS certificate if you have one.

Walk-ins wishing to hear more about our services are also welcome. Refreshments and free parking will be provided on the day. Our Recruitment Open Day will be held at Premier Inn Hotel, 15 Bath Road, Heathrow, Hounslow TW6 2AB (situated next to Purple Parking).

These roles will be fast paced, challenging and rewarding. We are open to flexible working and would consider part time applicants. We are also looking for Staff Nurses to join our bank team.

Please note, any candidates wishing to apply for our roles within IRC Heathrow will be subject to Counter Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance, which requires you to have been a resident in the UK for a minimum of 5 years. Candidates that do not meet this criteria need not apply.