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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/09/2021.

Healthcare Assistant

Job Reference: 264-2478719-HCA-G

Employer:
Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Medicine
Location:
Kettering General Hospital, Kettering
Salary:
£18,005 - £19,337 per annum/pro rata

Do you want to work for a team who CARES?

If you are a health care assistant currently working in the NHS or the private care sector and hold an NVQ level 2/3 we would love to meet you.

We would welcome applications from those individuals with overseas nursing qualifications and who have the right to work in the UK who would like to study for OET/CBT/OSCE to become a registered nurse or those interested in accessing training to become a Trainee Nurse Associate.

Why you should work for us

• Great learning and development opportunities to enable all staff to fulfil their potential
• A fully supported induction programme
• Salary sacrifice - childcare, electronics and cars
• NHS agenda for change terms and conditions
• A generous annual leave provision
• NHS pension
• Annual appraisal and personal development plans
• Flexible working – full and part time vacancies available including a wide range of shift patterns

You should be able to and prepare to work a 24/7 rota.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Contact Recruitment Services by emailing

kgh-tr.Advertising.Recruitment@nhs.net




Important Information

Applications will be transferred to TRAC system, by completing an application you are giving authorisation for the transfer of your data.

Correspondence regarding your application will be sent to you via a TRAC system account.

Please submit your application as soon as possible; we reserve the right to close any adverts before the closing date once we have received sufficient applications.

We are an equal opportunities employer; we aim to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons from all backgrounds. This includes members of our black and minority ethnic (BME) communities, especially in relation to senior posts within at KGH.

Applicants who have a disability and meet the essential criteria for the job will be interviewed if you indicate you wish to be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme. If you require a reasonable adjustment at any stage of the recruitment process please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible.

Appointments will be made on merit.

In submitting an application form, you authorise Kettering General Hospital (KGH) NHS Foundation Trust to confirm any previous NHS service via the Electronic Staff Record Inter Authority Transfer process. Including factual reference, occupational health clearance and statutory and mandatory training record.

If your role requires you to have a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check, you will be required to repay the cost of obtaining this (£50).This amount will be reclaimed from your first salary. It is also recommended that following your DBS check you subscribe to the DBS update service.

Please note that news starters with KGH are subject to a six month probationary period.

"Safeguarding is everyone's business. KGH considers safeguarding a priority amongst its citizen's and a key value for all employed to the service."


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.


Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Tier 2/skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2/skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

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