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Health Care Assistant

Healthcare Assistant | Winfield Hospital | Full Time 30 Hours

The role

We're looking for a passionate Healthcare Assistant to join our Ward team. Putting patients first, you'll be given time to care for each person as a unique individual.

Our Ward is busy and colleagues will rely on your support. Together, you'll deliver the highest quality clinical outcomes in a supported environment. You'll be valued for your skills and expertise and given lots of opportunity to develop, because at Ramsay Health Care UK, we know our people are our most important asset.

Where you'll be based

This role is based at Winfield Hospital, which is a leading private hospital on the outskirts of Gloucester. We have three fully equipped, laminar flow theatres, with a six-bedded recovery, a dedicated and JAG accredited endoscopy unit, and twelve outpatient consulting rooms with associated examination and treatment facilities. Other outpatient facilities include physiotherapy, pharmacy, audiology, radiology, ultrasound, MRI and CT.

What you'll bring with you

  • NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Health and Social Care

  • Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Proven customer services skills

  • Be a highly motivated individual

  • Enjoy working in constantly and rapidly changing environments

  • Great communication skills

  • Flexible approach to your duties and your hours


  • Contributory pension scheme

  • Attractive enhancement rates for permanent and bank work: 30%-100% for evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays

  • 25 days' annual leave plus eight Bank Holiday days

  • Family friendly policies including enhanced parental leave

  • Private healthcare and life assurance

  • Free uniform and DBS check

  • Free onsite parking and a subsidised staff restaurant

  • Access to our employee discount programme

  • Wellbeing Centre and access to 24/7 employee assistance line

  • Long service, employee recognition and appreciation awards

  • Access to the Ramsay Academy giving you genuine opportunities to grow, develop and specialise in your career

About us

We're Ramsay Health Care UK. With 35 hospitals, 7,600 staff and 200,000 patients treated every year, we're one of the leading independent healthcare providers in England. We deliver a wide and comprehensive range of specialised clinical services from routine to complex surgery, day case procedures, cancer care, diagnostic services and physiotherapy. In addition, we also have our three standalone decontamination units which are essential to supporting our clinical outcomes. 94% of our facilities are rated 'Good' by the CQC, and we are extremely proud of the high quality of our staff as well as excellent relationships with doctors and our strong, longstanding partnership with the NHS.

We're part of a global hospital group with over 50 years' experience that operates in 11 countries across the world. As people caring for people, our ethos helps make a huge difference in the lives of millions. We know that our people are our most important asset to our organisation, and are the key to our success and continuing growth.

We are committed to equality of opportunity for all. This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS check. We reserve the right to close our adverts prior to the announced closing date to ensure a quality recruitment process.

Health Care Assistant

Gloucester, Gloucestershire
no work experience required
High school

Published on 13 Sep 2023

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