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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 24/09/2021.

Health Care Support Worker

Job Reference: 348-PSE-611A

Employer:
Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Willow Group - F&G - ISD
Location:
Gosport
Salary:
£18,546 to £19,918 pa (based on full time hours)

Southern Health is one of the largest Foundation Trusts in the UK, specialising in mental health, adult and child community health and learning disabilities.


Southern Health Foundation Trust has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Health Care Assistant to join The Willow Group, a forward thinking and innovative GP group providing primary care services for 35,200 patients over 4 local sites in Gosport.

The candidate will demonstrate flexibility, good communication skills, and an ability to work as a team member as well as using own initiative. This is an excellent opportunity to further develop your clinical skills. Post holders will have HCA and phlebotomy experience.   She/he will demonstrate a commitment to further learning and development. Our healthcare assistant will be working alongside the clinicians to improve overall health and wellbeing of our patients.

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We positively encourage applications from all sections of the community and we are committed to equal opportunities. We strongly encourage candidates to read all available information to support their application, please use the application form to demonstrate that you meet the requirements laid out in the job description and person specification.

Previous applicants need not apply within a six month period for the same role.

A DBS check is required by the Employer for this post. The Employer will undertake an initial check at the appropriate level on appointment. As a condition of employment you are required to register with the online DBS update service and maintain this registration throughout employment; costs associated with this will be reimbursed, subject to taxation in line with guidance from HMRC.

Any personal information you provide will be treated in the strictest confidence and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN AND ADULTS AT RISK

Southern Health Foundation Trust (SHFT) is committed to promoting the welfare and safeguarding of children, young people and adults at risk of abuse and neglect. As an employee, you are accountable to ensure that you know to how to respond when you are concerned for the safety of a child, young person or adult at risk, applying the principles of the Family Approach to ensure evidence based analysis, risk management and appropriate action and escalation. SHFT require staff to work effectively together using the Family Approach to achieve better outcomes for adults, children and families. The Trust will support you in this duty by providing ongoing training, support and advice and have a Corporate Safeguarding Team who can be contacted for guidance and the provision of safeguarding supervision.


Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.



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