Health Care Assistant | Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Job details
Posting date: 14 April 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £18,005 - £19,337 per annum, pro rata
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 14 May 2021
Location: Norwich, NR4 7UY
Company: Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 3084609/234-21-ED-HCA

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*Substantive and Fixed Term/Secondment contracts available*

Come and join #TeamNNUH’s expanding Emergency Department!

The Emergency Department at NNUH is seeking to recruit highly motivated and passionate individuals to join our team as a Healthcare Assistant. The NNUH hosts the busiest Emergency Department in the East of England seeing over 120,000 patients every year.

This role is key in continuing our #JourneytoOutstanding and ensuring that patients are at the heart of everything we do.

The role of the Health Care Assistant involves:
• Accurately and promptly carry out the instructions of the Registered Nurse who is professionally accountable for the delivery of care
• Assisting the patient with all aspects of personal care
• Adhering to Trust infection control procedures demonstrating an understanding of cross infection
• Ensuring that patients are helped to retain their dignity and individuality

You’ll work within a varied Multi-disciplinary Team, playing a vital part in ensuring a safe, timely and effective patient experience.

If you are passionate about caring for people, enjoy working as part of a team - in a busy, fast paced, environment - and have excellent communication skills, then our Healthcare Assistant role, could be the post for you.

Previous experience of working as a Healthcare Assistant, Carer or a similar role is desirable due to current circumstances. We are seeking individuals who want to make a difference to our patient's experience on a daily basis.

Please make an application, use the supporting statement to evidence why you would be suitable for the role of Healthcare Assistant.

PLEASE NOTE: Rotas will cover 24 hours a day, 7 day a week service. Rotation between days, nights and weekend working. 12 hour shifts.

** If you are considering applying for this post on a secondment basis, please discuss with your Line Manager prior to applying to ascertain whether this could be supported. **

Full and Part Time hours available.

*Interview date:Saturday 24th April 2021*

Open to applications: 14th April 2021

Closes to applications: 18th April 2021

This advert closes on Sunday 18 Apr 2021

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