Band 2 Healthcare Assistant Job in Cheshire

Ward Nursing
Temporary
Cheshire
Cheshire
£12 - 13 per hour
23-12-2020 04:59 PM

POSITION AVAILABLE
Band 2 Healthcare Assistant
 
THE OPPORTUNITY:
Healthcare staff required to support in a NHS Mental Health Hospital
 
THE BACKGROUND:
Quality Locums Solutions are proud to have partnered with a leading NHS Mental Health Trust and are currently seeking Band 2 Healthcare support staff to assist our client based in Chester.  We have a number of shifts both day and night, we are seeking to fill on behalf of our client, we are seeking Band 2 Healthcare staff with a proven background in working with those who have mental health issues. If you believe you have the skills to work in this area, please get in touch.
 
 
THE RESPONSIBILITIES:
·Work with and support the doctors and nurses in their role on the wards
·Caring and understanding of the needs of patients  
·An ability to cover day shifts
·An ability to carry out BP tests,
·Care for, support, and provide information to patients and their families.
·Look after the physical comfort of patients
·Serving meals and helping to feed patients.
·Helping people to move around.
·Toileting.
·Making beds.
·Talking to patients and making them comfortable.
·Monitoring patients' conditions by taking temperatures, pulse, respirations, and weight
 
 
THE REQUIREMENTS:
To be eligible for this role, you will need to:
 
·Applicants must have at least 6 months experience as Health Care Assistants.
·Previous experience within a Care / Nursing Home or hospital setting is ideal.
·Applicants must be motivated and forward thinking, with a desire to work hard.
·Candidates must able to offer 3 years' references
·Applicants must have a right to work in the UK
 
 
THE REWARDS:
·Excellent pay rates
·Flexible hours to suit your needs
·Mandatory training and additional Training
·Fast Track Registration and Compliance Process
·Those with a portable DBS and immunisations will be fast tracked
·All training will be supplied  
 
 
THE DETAILS:
Location: Cheshire & Wirral
Job-Type: Locum Band 2
Salary: From £10ph
 
TTM Healthcare currently have an exciting opportunity for a Band 2/3 Healthcare Assistant to cover ongoing shifts in a Hertfordshire based NHS community hospital. This role will be to provide a high standard of centred care & support to patients, working alongside nurses and doctors within the wards.
 
This position is available to work long days, with some nights.  Ideally I am seeking those who can communicate effectively at all levels. I am really interested in speaking to experienced Health Care Assistants, those with previous hospital or community hospital experience would be ideal. If you can offer at least 3 or 4 days per week, this would suit my client.
 
·Applicants must have at least 6 months experienced as Health Care Assistants.
·Previous experience within a Care / Nursing Home or hospital setting is ideal.
·Applicants must be motivated and forward thinking, with a desire to work hard.
·Those with a portable DBS and immunisations will be fast tracked
·All training will be supplied  
·Candidates must able to offer 3 years' references
·Applicants must have a right to work in the UK
 
Pay rates start at £12.50ph and increase for nights and weekends. This role will involve observing, monitoring and recording patients' conditions by taking temperatures, pulse, respirations and weight. You will have communication with patients, relatives and carers and will be assisting with clinical duties. Other requirements will be personal care including infection prevention and control, food, personal hygiene and overall reassurance, comfort and safety to the patients.
 

Lorna Palmer-Binns

Nursing Recruitment Lead

020 4526 1797