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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 27/11/2020.

Healthcare Assistant

Job Reference: J317-1455

Fresenius Medical Care
West Byfleet
Upto £20,973

Healthcare Assistant


Do you have the passion to maintain high standards of care? The methodical approach to follow strict procedures? The dedication to help and support a team of colleagues?


We are seeking a pro-active individual, ideally from a healthcare background and preferably with an NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care to join our clinic as a Healthcare Assistant in West Byfleet.


What can we offer you?


Here at Fresenius Medical Care we provide excellent and continuous Training and Development throughout your career.


We offer a competitive salary UPTO £20,973 (including a Location Allowance of £3,659) - if you are offered less than the top end your salary will increase in guaranteed yearly increments until you reach it.


Alongside this we offer a wealth of other fantastic benefits listed below:


•No working on Sunday’s, Night’s, Christmas Day or New Year’s Day

•30% enhancement on any hour worked between 8pm – 6am

•Company Pension Scheme & Life Assurance

•33 Days Holiday (inclusive of 8 days bank holiday) increasing with service

•Overtime (time and a half after completing full-time hours – 150 hours every 4 weeks)

•Paid Breaks

•Free Parking at Work

•Positive Attendance Vouchers (up to £200 bonus per year) & Long Service Vouchers

•Sick Pay

•Free Uniform, Tea & Coffee, Flu Vaccine & Christmas Meal

•Cycle to Work Scheme

•Sponsorship for training where applicable for career development

•EAP Portal – Confidential Employee Assistance Helpline with qualified counsellors 24/7

•iChoose – Employee saving scheme with great discounts including phone contracts


What does the role involve?


Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, you will prepare, restore and maintain areas and equipment for clinical treatments and investigations, as well as generally ensuring that the treatment environment is safe for patients, relatives and visitors.


This is an active role which involves extensive walking between patients throughout the clinic and some lifting responsibilities. However, we will provide regular training and guidance, so that you can develop your knowledge of company practice, procedures and quality management. Computer skills are essential, with good interpersonal skills and the ability to build strong working relationships with the team.


This is a full time role of 37.5 hours a week.Current days are working various shifts between 6.30am to 11.30pm Monday/Wednesday/Friday and 6.30am to 6.30pm Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday.


Who is Fresenius Medical Care?


We are the leading provider of dialysis services to the NHS and we also operate 41 production sites on all continents to provide dialysis products. We are the 3rd largest medical devices company in the world.


We are a growing and ambitious company who invests in talent and creates an environment where you can grow too.Come on our journey with us, see your skills develop and be rewarded for the exceptional work you do!


Healthcare Assistant posts will be subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure


Fresenius Medical Care is an equal opportunities employer

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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