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Health Care Assistant - Edith Cavell Ward

Job Reference: 431-MED-7123

Employer:
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Edith Cavell Ward
Location:
Basildon Hospital, Basildon
Salary:
£17,652 pa pro rata

Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is an innovative and dynamic place to work. Our values - safe, caring, excellent – are at the core of everything we do and are the basis for our interactions with patients and each other.

The Trust is rated ‘good’ by the Care Quality Commission who described our services as effective, caring, responsive and well-led. Basildon Hospital was the first in the country to be rated as ‘outstanding’ for maternity care and our ambition is to become ‘outstanding’ in as many services as possible over the coming months and years.

We offer an extensive range of acute healthcare services at Basildon University Hospital, Orsett Hospital and the St Andrew’s Centre in Billericay. We also provide specialist cardiothoracic services for the whole of Essex and further afield at The Essex Cardiothoracic Centre, which has a reputation for leading developments in cardiac surgery and cardiology procedures.

We work collaboratively with our NHS partners in mid and south Essex to ensure that local people have access to the best possible healthcare services.

We are part of UCLPartners, an academic health and science partnership with over 40 members who together form one of the world’s leading centres of medical innovation and education. We offer a professional environment where all staff have excellent education, coaching, mentoring, training and development opportunities.

We are looking for talented individuals who are committed to working as part of our healthcare team delivering an excellent, caring service to patients.

Take a look our Trust values video on our website and see if you have what it takes to be one of the team!


Edith Cavell Ward–Gastro/General Medicine
We are looking for keen enthusiastic Health Care Assistants to join our dynamic caring team.

This is a rewarding, and is a fast paced area delivering high quality specialist care in Gastroenterology.

Edith Cavell ward is 28 beds Medicine Ward dedicated to the treatment of Gastroenterological related illnesses. This ward is a great place to gain or expand your knowledge, skills and experience of nursing acutely unwell patients within a supportive team environment.

Ideally you will have attained an NVQ Level 2 in Health & Social Care and currently be working in a healthcare setting.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Indu Joseph

Senior Sister

Edith Cavell Ward

Ext:8437




BTUH is an equal opportunities employer. Please let us know if you have any special requirements regarding your application or possible interview.

All communication regarding the post will be sent electronically and we would appreciate that you check your junk or spam folders. We will be in contact with candidates where possible however, if you have not been contacted within 14 days from closing date please assume your application was unsuccessful.

We have a range of benefits applicable to staff so please look at the BTUH website for futher information.


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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