Health Care Assistant
25 Hours per week
Summervale Surgery requires a Health Care Assistant to support the work of our nurses and GPs. Current health care assistant experience is essential.
Duties will include:
Urinalysis and preparation of specimens for investigation by the pathology laboratory
Measuring and recording following physiological measurements in routine presentations:
Pulse rate and rhythm
Height and weight – body mass index
24 hour blood pressure monitoring
New patient checks
Preparing and maintaining environments and equipment before, during and after patient care interventions
Assisting in raising awareness of health and well-being, and how it can be promoted
Giving accurate and appropriate information to patients and groups within specified clinical competences and parameters
Actions in support of performance monitoring commensurate with skills, abilities and clinical competences
Supporting the introduction of new patient services commensurate with clinical competences, skills and abilities.
You will need excellent communication and IT skills and be able to work well as part of a small team. We offer a competitive salary and NHS pension.
To apply, please email your CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications is Monday 22nd July 2019