Healthcare Assistant Clacton-on-Sea Clinical Part time Permanent
We have an exciting opportunity in our Clacton clinic for a Healthcare Assistant who wants to join Diaverum and make a difference in our patient’s lives.
You will provide patient care according to Diaverum procedures and in order to increase the quality of life for our patients.
A comprehensive professional training programme will be provided to you, including on-the-job training, e-learning and access to our in-house education programme d Academy’.
To support the nursing team and undertake duties as directed by a registered nurse
To escort patients to and from the clinical area to the waiting areas or transport
To serve patient drinks and snacks during treatment as required
To undertake basic health checks with patients pre and post dialysis including weight and blood pressure
To check and clean equipment following appropriate training
To assist with patient documentation as appropriate
To prepare, restore and maintain areas and equipment for clinical treatments, ensuring that supplies and machines are readily available.
Act as an assigned member of staff for a group of patients ensuring great care is provided at all times
Proactively participate in quality and service improvement programmes
Must to educated to GCSE level or equivalent
Minimum NVQ level 2 in Health and Social Care or equivalent and working towards level 3
Previous experience in hospital and healthcare setting
Ability to work effectively independently as well as in a team
Have a positive and dynamic approach to providing safe and effective delivery of care
Excellent communication skills (oral & written) with fluency in English
COME GROW WITH US!
Part-time - 25 hours per week
Monday to Saturday, Shifts hours from 06.00 to 23.30 (No Nights* or Sunday working)
27 days annual leave (plus Bank Holidays) increasing with service
Life Assurance, Discounted Fitness Membership, Stakeholder Company Pension
Post subject to References, Identification, DBS and OH checks
where applicable / dependent on clinic
Please note that we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised closing date when we are in receipt of sufficient applications.
Salary £11, 583 Hours 25 hours per week Benefits Competitive