The NHS is undergoing changes with a focus on community-based care, making it an opportune time to join. We’re currently seeking compassionate healthcare professionals who value time with their patients, treating the whole person and focusing on individual goals.
They Invite applications for the role of Senior Healthcare Assistant in Folkestone. Our team embodies the CARE values, fostering a sense of community through dedication to the people we serve. Community lies at the core of our trust, collaborating with local primary care colleagues to address patient needs. We welcome you to be part of this transformative journey.
Senior Healthcare Assistant
Roles & Responsibilities
As a Senior Healthcare Assistant, you will:
- Collaborate within a team to provide care to local patients and families.
- Monitor the quality of care provided.
- Offer feedback to managers on care quality.
Essential: Relevant Level 3 qualification or equivalent, or working towards it.
Functional Skills at Level 2 in Literacy and Numeracy, or equivalent in English and Maths.
Experience: Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a Healthcare Assistant/Worker in health or social care settings.
Experience working in a team and using Microsoft Office and various IT packages.
Desirable: Experience in a community nursing environment.
Knowledge: Awareness of NHS services and function.
Knowledge of up-to-date clinical practice.
Understanding the role and remit of unregistered HCAs.
Skills and Abilities:
Essential: Ability to organize own work and cope with change.
Initiative, sound communication, and interpersonal skills.
Personal Attributes: Ability to work under pressure, flexibility, empathy, and supportiveness.
Valid driving license and access to a car for work purposes.
Ability to Manage: Prioritize care delivery professionally, considering Trust policies and procedures.
Effectively manage own time.
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