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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/06/2019.

111 Clinical Advisor, Peterborough

Job Reference: J137-A-19-1953

Herts Urgent Care
£17.00- £22.50 per hour

Are you a registered nurse or paramedic and passionate about healthcare? If you are motivated individual with excellent communication and listening skills and would like to work in a supportive environment, this opportunity is the one for you.

We have vacancies for 111 Clinical Advisors Hours:Full-timeandPart-timePositions Salary: From£33,000pa up to£43,600pa pro rata (depending on skill level and shifts worked)

Who are we?

Herts Urgent Care (HUC)provides accessible and high quality Integrated Urgent Healthcare services for the patients of Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Bedfordshire & Luton. As a Social Enterprise, we have been providing a cross county GP Out of Hours service since 2008. When patients are ill and need the right medical attention, patients can phone theNHS111 serviceprovided by HUC to access medical advice, assessment and treatment. We also provide a range of other healthcare services to support patients and GPs, including running GP practices and urgent care centres.

The Role:

Due to expansion we are seeking professional, enthusiastic, well-motivated individuals with a passion for caring and the ability to build a rapport with people over the telephone.

As a Clinical Advisor for ourNHS111 Service, you will assess the health and clinical needs of patients contacting the service and use critical thinking and clinical judgement to agree a course of action with patients using the NHS Pathways clinical triage system.

Job Summary:

This is an ideal role for someone looking for a new challenge and wanting to be part of an exciting team where your role makes a difference. We offer various working options to fit around personal commitments in particular evenings, weekends or overnights, full or part-time hours on fixed rota patterns with the opportunity to pick up extra shifts should you wish to do so.

Role Expectations:

You are keen on self-development and happy to receive feedback on your performance whilst having the opportunity to learn new skills. You must be a registered nurse, paramedic or other suitably qualified healthcare professional. (NMC, HCPC etc) with a minimum of 1 year front line experience and be able to:

  • Carry out complex clinical triage, providing assessment, advice and information to the patient
  • Utilise your professional judgement in referring callers to other agencies as appropriate
  • Respond to and assist call handlers in the management of critical situations




Pay Rates:

  • £17.00 p/h - Probation
  • £18.00 p/h - Post Probation
  • £19.80 p/h - Enhanced rate weekday evenings
  • £20.70 p/h - Enhanced rate weekends
  • £22.50 p/h - Enhanced rate overnights

Benefits of joining us:

  • Enhanced Rates for Bank Holiday working
  • 20 days pro rata holiday entitlement ( including bank holidays)
  • NHS Pension Scheme
  • Perkbox staff benefit scheme
  • Being part of a supportive and innovative team with scope for progression


On-boarding Process:

If successful, you will be paid to complete the full NHS Pathways and system training to prepare you for the role.

Our upcoming courses are on a full time basis lasting6 weeks, Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm

As HUC is an organisation commissioned by the NHS, all roles are listed on the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (SI 1975/1023), which means they are eligible for a standard or enhanced check as appropriate from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

We are fully committed to Equality of Opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Please note that if you do not hear from us within 2 weeks of applying then unfortunately your application has not been successful on this occasion


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.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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