Healthcare Assistant (Bank)

Location
Worthing
Salary
Market related
Posted
26 Aug 2016
Closes
23 Sep 2016
Ref
SYS-17712-128
Nursing Field
Hospital
Job Type
Temporary

BMI Healthcare has a reputation based on 30 years of clinical excellence and commitment to our patients and staff. Our mission is to deliver exceptional experiences for the patients treated in hospitals throughout the UK – and to do that, we need exceptional people.

BMI Healthcare’s Goring Hall Hospital has a vacancy for a Healthcare Assistant (Bank) to join their team of staff in the Pre-Assessment Department.

This is a bank role working on an “as and when required” basis, you will be required to supplement staffing levels during busy periods and provide cover for existing staff in times of annual leave or absence.  Various early and late shifts available until 8.00pm.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

Essential

  • Previous experience of working within a clinical/care environment
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good general education, literature and numeracy

Desirable

  • Previous experience of working within an acute/hospital clinical environment
  • Health / care related qualification or completed programme of study

Duties of this role include:     

  • To undertake a range of duties, in support and under supervision of Registered Nurse.
  • To contribute to effective working relationships with colleagues, patients and visitors.
  • To contribute to high standards of clinical practice and care being delivered to patients within the hospital.
  • Assist in the delivery of patient care and assessments.
  • Coordinate administration of the unit, Support a coordinated admission and discharge process.
  • Support the Pre-assessment Sister in the daily management of the unit.
  • Undertake tasks within own sphere of competence/training as delegated by Registered Nurses.
  • Develop and enhance own skills and knowledge.

Please see attached role profile for further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy.

Salary & Benefits:

BMI Healthcare offers a competitive hourly rate.

Interested?

If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please complete our brief online application form and ensure to upload the most recent copy of CV.  We aim to respond to your application within 14 days of the closing date.