Healthcare Support Worker

Recruiter
NHS Dumfries and Galloway
Location
Greenhill
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
VACANCY REF No: 1164.17

VACANCY (Post Title): Healthcare Support Worker

Diabetes Specialist Nursing Team

Crichton Hall/Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary

GRADE: Band 3

SALARY: £17,760 to £20,727 pro-rata

HOURS: 16hpw

Permanent

Description of Role:

An exciting development opportunity has arisen to recruit to a enthusiastic and motivated Healthcare Support Worker to join the Diabetes Specialist Team. The ideal candidate should have experience working with patients and have a keen desire to increase their knowledge and skills in this specialist field. Personal Development will be facilitated within the team. The main component of the Healthcare Support Worker’s role will be to assist and support the Diabetes and Weight Management Team, and patients in a busy Out Patient setting. They will require competency in the following areas:

• Phlebotomy

• Out-patient experience

• Excellent I.T. skills

• Excellent communication skills

• Stock management

• Ability to work under pressure

Occasional evening work will be required.

For informal enquiries please contact: Pamela Young, Gill McNeill or Nicola Millar or

Closing Date: Thursday 11th January 2018 (midnight)