Location: Trinity Hospice, Blackpool
Salary: £20,280 - £22,632
Closing Date: April 2, 2019 12:00 am
(HCA) NVQ 3
37.5 hours per week
An exciting opportunity for the right candidates has arisen to be part of an already successful, dynamic and forward thinking team.
As part of Trinity’s move to provide 24 hour support over 7 days we require experienced health care assistants who have completed the NVQ level 3 qualification.
The clinical assistant will assist in the identification of health needs and participate in the delivery and evaluation of care that meets the needs of the designated patient caseload. Working in partnership with a range of health care professionals they will undertake a range of delegated tasks that include:
- Supporting first visits and discharge of patients
- Provide care to enable patients to remain at home
- Facilitate rehabilitation programs
- Clinical Interventions
The successful candidate will be a proven team player, have a minimum of three years’ experience working in a health care setting and have community experience. You will possess excellent communication skills and be self-motivated. A caring nature and genuine interest in caring for the dying is essential.
Hours will primarily be on days but will require some rotation onto nights.
The applicant must have access to a car and possess a current UK driving license.
For an informal discussion, please contact
CNS Manager Sarah Roberts