Health Care Support Worker

Lincolnshire Community Health Services NHS Trust
Spalding, UK
16 Jun 2019
19 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

We Listen, We Care, We Act, We Improve

We listen: we engage with everyone we work with, we are united, we are always positive

We care: everyone is valued, respected and developed, knowledge and skills are nurtured, success is celebrated

We act: clear goals and right resources, freedom coupled with accountabilty, emphasis on simplicity

We improve: we are creative, resourceful and innovative, integrated and collaboration is the way forward, we're always striving to do better

....Fit for now, fit for the future.

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Health Care Support Worker - Band 2

22.5 hours per week - Permanent. - One post

A post has arisen to work within the South Holland ICT

You will provide a high quality service to people within community settings working closely with all members of the multi-disciplinary team. You will undertake delegated nursing tasks to provide personalised care interventions to people and support an enabling approach to maximise independence.

You will be required to work flexibly between the hours of 0900 and 1900, seven days a week with a flexible approach to shift working.

A minimum of 2 years experience as a community or hospital health care support worker, preferably with NVQ level 2 or equivalent is desired.

Possession of the 'Care Certificate' or a willingness to work towards obtaining it is essential.You must possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work across health and social care boundaries.

Additionally you will need to demonstrate IT literacy and this post requires that you have the ability to travel between locations to carry out your work and to attend training and meetings; daily access to transport is therefore essential

For further details / informal visits contact:

To obtain further information with regard to this opportunity please contact Fiona Williamson CTL South Holland ICT on 07786277767 for informal discussion or to arrange a visit

Based on feedback from our staff, we have been named among the Health Services Journal's (HSJ) and Nursing Times' top 100 'Great Places to Work'. We're in the top 20 per cent of all community trusts for overall staff engagement in the 2014 NHS National Staff Survey

Important Information: All new employees will be subject to a charge if a DBS check is required for the post. The Disclosure & Barring Service application form (formerly CRB) will be provided by LCHS and the fee will be deducted from your salary over a maximum of a 6 month period.

Any existing employees who require a DBS check as part of the application process will be subject to a charge for that DBS check.

We are a Disability Confident employer ensuring that disabled people have the opportunities to fulfil their potential and realise their aspirations.

Support and/or assistance with completing an application form is available from the Workforce Services Team by calling 01522 308700.

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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