P/T Healthcare Assistant

Bedwell Medical Centre
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

We are a very busy and very friendly GP Practice in Stevenage.

We are looking for the right candidate to join our caring team and for this person to show real commitment with providing high quality patient focus care.

The role covers a variety of duties and some of these include health checks, hypertension reviews, HIV testing, varying health advice, dressings, ear syringing, ordering of stocks, equipment maintenance etc.

The role can be extremely rewarding and will be shared with another HCA. There will also be a nurse mentor to provide training and supervision.

We would prefer the ideal candidate to have some form of caring qualification already but not essential. (eg of Caring Qualifications; Advanced Certificate in Care Practices; Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2 or 3; NVQ Certificate or Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2 or 3. Further in-house training will be provided as and when needed.

The part-time hours are 4 hours each day, 5 days a week but we do expect the candidate to be flexible to provide extra cover when other team members are on annual leave or sick.

Core hours for the practice to consult with pateints is 08:00 - 18:30.

Our surgery has two sites and the successful candidate is expected to work at both sites (2 miles apart).