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Healthcare Assistant

Job Reference: 264-1976136-SUR

Employer:
Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Surgery
Location:
Kettering General Hospital, Kettering
Salary:
£17,652 £19,020 Per Annum

Are you a Health Care Assistant; would you like to join the team working on our acute surgical admissions ward.

Are you passionate about providing quality care?

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a highly competent Health Care Assistant with the desire and drive to learn new skills to join the team on the Deene Acute Surgical Unit (DASU). DASU is the emergency admissions ward for general surgery, urology and ENT admissions, we also run a HOT clinic (admissions avoidance) Monday-Friday.
These posts will be on a rotational basis offering long days and long nights including weekends
As a ward we are invested in our staff and can offer learning opportunities regarding extended clinical skills such as venepuncture and cannulation.


We can offer part time or full time opportunities. So if you would like to join a ward team that is passionate about healthcare and committed to delivering high level of patient care then this may be the job for you!

For further details / informal visits contact:

Karen Harrison

Sister

DASU

Telephone 01536 492790

Email karen.harrison@kgh.nhs.uk




Important Information

Applications will be transferred to TRAC system, by completing an application your 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; due to the high volumes of applications we receive and we reserve the right to close any adverts before the closing date once we have received sufficient applications.

We are an equal opportunities employer, which aims to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons from all backgrounds.

We welcome applications from members of our black and minority ethnic (BME) communities, especially in relation to senior posts within at KGH. As KGH has identified that it needs more BME representation in band 7 and above roles.

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 details via the Electronic Staff Record (ESR) Inter Authority Transfer (IAT) process. Including factual reference, occupational health clearance and statutory and mandatory training record.

If you need to have a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check, as a requirement of the role, you will be required to repay the cost of obtaining a DBS check (£50) and 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.


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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