Healthcare assistant

Location
Worthing
Salary
£16,968- £19,852 pa pro rata
Posted
12 Sep 2017
Closes
22 Sep 2017
Ref
150-RK2062-WST
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Grade - NHS AfC: Band 3

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Community HCA to work as part of the multi professional team within the Worthing Community Teams. The role is to support the trained staff to care for patients in their own homes. We are looking for an experienced healthcare assistant with excellent written and verbal communication skills, phlebotomy skills and experience in working as a HCA in primary or secondary care. The successful candidate will work under supervision of the Community Sister within the team assisting in the ongoing assessment of care needs with senior staff, reporting all changes in patient status to the senior team leader and providing nursing care to patients living in their own homes.

Applicant requirements This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.