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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 11/10/2019.

Healthcare Assistant

Job Reference: J219-R0016496

Nuffield Health
£8.85 per hour

Healthcare Assistant – Outpatients

Nuffield Health is Britain’s largest not-for-profit healthcare organisation. Join us as a Healthcare Assistant in our Derby Hospital and play your part in building a healthier nation.

The Role

Passionate about caring, you will relish this opportunity to join a forward-thinking Outpatients team with time to care. Putting patients first, we champion doing the right thing for our customers. With a wide variety of cases, you are sure to broaden your skills. Our specialities include Orthopaedics, Gynaecology, Neurosurgery, Plastics Surgery, ENT, Cardiology, GP Services, Psychiatry and Physiotherapy. As a Healthcare Assistant in Outpatients you will;

  • Help to make sure the day to day operations of our various clinics run smoothly.
  • Assist consultants and nurses with procedures, such as dressings and wound care.
  • Carry out pre-assessments both face-to-face and over the phone.

The Person

To succeed as a Healthcare Assistant you will have;

  • Have a variety of Outpatients experience.
  • Be patient focused and able to demonstrate excellent communication skills.
  • Be a real team player.
  • Have diligence and IT literacy.
  • Have a keen eye for detail and the ability to manage a wide range of activities and changing priorities.
  • Have a flexible approach. A passion for development and training are also essential.
  • GCSE –Maths and English (or equivalent)
  • Successful completion of the Care Certificate (or equivalent)
  • Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) level 2 award in Healthcare (or equivalent e.g. Apprenticeship, NVQ Level 2)

Salary - £8.85 per hour

Closing Date - 11/10/2019

Location - Derby

Contract Type - Bank Contract

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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