Healthcare Assistant

Job details
Posting date: 15 April 2021
Salary: £11 to £12 per hour
Additional salary information: gym & healthcare
Hours: Part time
Closing date: 15 May 2021
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 8AF
Company: Nuffield Health
Job type: Contract
Job reference: R0031262_1618479669

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Nuffield Health is Britain's largest not-for-profit healthcare organisation. Join us as a Healthcare Assistant in our Cambridge Hospital and play your part in building a healthier nation.

Our state of the art hospital, is central Cambridge's premium private hospital, boasting an Outstanding CQC score and offer a full range of medical and surgical specialties.With expertise in Cancer care and Cancer surgery, Orthopaedic surgery (including robotic surgery), Neurosurgery, Cardiology as well as specialist Paediatric services. Backed by the latest diagnostic imaging facilities including wide bore MRI and CT scanning, we offer immediate assessment and expert diagnosis. Hosital facilities include 3 state of the art digits theatres, 36 beds, Daycase theatre/endoscopy suite, private consultation rooms, close monitoring units, Chemotherapy suite, On-site registered pharmacy, Diagnostic scanning unit and a Pathology laboratory.

The Role

As a Healthcare Assistant in our Theatres you will;

  • Create a great experience for patients undergoing major and minor surgeries in our theatres.
  • Put their care first, you will have more time to care for them as individual people, not just as patients.
  • Be in a key role within a fast-paced environment where the team will rely on your support.

The Person

To succeed as a Healthcare Assistant you will;

  • Be a highly motivated individual.
  • Enjoy working in places that are constantly and rapidly changing.
  • Have lots of empathy for people and will find the challenges of theatre work fascinating.
  • Ideally be qualified to NVQ Level 2 or 3, but that's not essential as we can provide training.
  • Bring great communication skills to the role, and a flexible approach to both your duties and your hours.

The Benefits

* Holiday in line with the Working Time Directive.
* Access to our Pension Scheme.
* Discounted gym membership at £15.00 a month that they need to set up directly with the club. Discount does not extend to partners and family members.

Working on the bank means you are not contracted to a set number of hours per week but instead work on an ad-hoc basis to suit the needs of the business and your availability.

Be your best and join us in building a healthier nation.

Salary - Up to £12 per hour, depending on experience
Closing date - 13/05/2021

Location- Cambridge

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Applications will be considered as they are received and interviews will be arranged accordingly. We reserve the right to close adverts early, for example, where we have received an unprecedented high volume of applications. Therefore please apply early to ensure you are considered for the post.

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