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Vasectomy Care Assistant - Bank - Teesside

Job Reference: L99-A-19-2819

Marie Stopes UK
Teesside - Middlesbrough, Hartlepool, Redcar & Stockton-on-Tees
£10.99 per hour

Please note that interviews for this post will take place over SKYPE on the 17th & 18th September 2019.

Job function: Vasectomy

Description: Sessional Vasectomy Care Assistant

Location: Middlesbrough (1 Friday per month), Hartlepool (1 Friday per month), Stockton (1-3 Saturdays per month) & Redcar (1 Saturday per month). The ideal candidate will be available to work most Fridays & Saturdays and will be willing to travel to all 4 Teesside locations.


Hours: Bank

Salary: £10.99 per hour

About Us

Marie Stopes UK is a reproductive health charity, best known for its abortion services which help 70,000 women a year. Our network of welcoming clinics and local community services, together with a 24 hour confidential helpline, provide high quality, safe, accessible and compassionate advice, care and support for the women and men who need us. 95% of our services are commissioned by the NHS.

Our clinic network is growing as part of our strategy to be the charity of choice for the women and men who turn to us for help. Our influence is growing too, as we work to increase public and political understanding of the issues women and men face in making reproductive choices.

We’re looking for people who share our drive to provide the best quality care to everyone who needs our services, to join our committed teams of clinical, management and support teams.

We’re proud to be champions for reproductive choice, and we work hard every day to make a reality of women’s rights to decide whether and when to have children.

About the Role

Our Vasectomy Care Assistantsare responsible for meeting, greeting and facilitating the treatment journey of our clients for vasectomy services, along with other members of the team.

One of the principle aims of the role is to ensure our clients have the best possible experience when visiting our centres. VasectomyCare Assistantswill undertake a number duties which include:

  • Clinic administration
  • Taking payments for private clients
  • Appointment bookings
  • Taking blood pressure readings using an automatic machine
  • Providing Vasectomy aftercare information

About You

You must be able to work effectively in a team, as well as manage your own workload successfully.

It is vital that you enjoy working in a fast paced and sometimes unpredictable environment which also requires you to be calm under pressure, reliable and self-disciplined. Flexibility is key in this role, and it is important that you are willing to travel to other Marie Stopes locations if necessary. It is an essential part of the role that you are pro-choice on abortion. Our clients are our priority.

You will be required to have the following qualities:

  • Administrative experience

  • IT literacy

  • Have excellent communication skills

  • Healthcare experience is deriable but not essential
  • You must support our mission 'children by choice, not chance' & you must be pro-choice on abortion.

    What We Can Offer You

    In return for your hard work and commitment, you will be provided with career support, on the job training and a supportive environment for personal and professional development as well as a highly competitive salary and benefits package.

    For more details, please see the attached job framework.

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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