COVID-19 School testing Assistant

Prospero Teaching
Merseyside, UK
Closing date
6 Feb 2021

Job Details

Following the recent Government announcement to roll out of lateral flow testing in schools, Prospero Teaching are currently recruiting for Covid Testing Assistants to help provide with any additional staffing needs schools may require in the Merseyside area to fulfil their testing requirements.

Applicants will require to either have a Enhanced DBS on the update service or be willing to pay for a new one as well as passing our other compliance requirements Also all applicants are required to complete our online Covid Testing training.

The typical role of a Covid Testing Assistant could involve all or some of the following duties:

Carrying out the regular routine preventative COVID-19 testing process to on a daily basis to staff, children and young people as required.
Providing medical swabs for COVID-19 testing for individuals or assisting/directing them to carry-out self-tests.
Providing guidance and supervision to individuals on swabbing, as requested and required.
Collecting completed swabs and processing them, ensuring they are ready for collection.
Cleaning swabbing bays/spaces and ensuring that all areas are clean and as COVID-19 safe as possible, as required.
Ensuring that the quality recorder and COVID-19 administration assistants have obtained consent forms and relevant documents before carrying out testing.
Proactively updating all documentation, as required daily.
Ensuring that all areas are stocked to maintain levels in the medical centre.
Maintaining universal precautions and dispose of waste in accordance with the infection control policyWe require motivated candidates who can be flexible and think on their feet. A medical background would be an advantage.

If you'd like any additional information about what we are able to offer, please apply below.

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: £10.00-£15.00 per hour


Monday to FridayWork remotely:

Temporarily due to COVID-19

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