Health Care Assistant

Recruiter
DHU Healthcare
Location
Loughborough
Posted
18 May 2019
Closes
21 May 2019
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Due to continued growth, DHU are looking to recruit a number of Clinical Health Care Assistants based in LUCC where they will work under the direct supervision of the ANP's & ECP's on duty, and strictly in accordance with specific practice guidelines and protocols, the healthcare assistant will assist the practice clinical team in the provision and delivery of prescribed programmes of patient care.
The post holder will be responsible for all tasks relevant to assisting the Urgent Care Practioners, this includes but is not limited to;
  • Phlebotomy
  • ECG's
  • Observations
  • Urinanaylis
The ideal candidate will have;
  • An understanding, acceptance and adherence to the need for strict confidentiality
  • Experience in Phlebotomy, performing ECG's and monitioring observations.
  • An ability to use own judgement, resourcefulness, common sense and local knowledge, to respond to patients enquiries and requests while adhering to practice limitations
  • An understanding and acceptance of ones capabilities and awareness of own limitations
  • Ability to work without direct supervision and determine own workload priorities
  • Working towards/completed NVQ Level 3 Health & Social Care
  • Basic keyboard and computer skills
  • Flexibility of working hours
  • Excellent communication skills
DHU believe our workforce should be as diverse as the range of services we offer, and the communities we serve. We are committed to valuing and encouraging diversity throughout our workforce, regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. As part of our mission we are dedicated to eliminating discrimination .

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