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Vacancy – Health Care Assistant (2 July 2024)

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic, caring, motivated, calm, responsible and professional Healthcare Assistant who has phlebotomy skills. We are wanting to employ a person who has excellent communication skills and can work as a team player in our busy health care clinic at Stockton Heath Medical Centre.

Hours 15/20 hrs per week usually in a morning

Pay £11.75 per hour

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide reassurance and support to patients and family/carers.
  • Be patient centred and provide a holistic service.
  • To support patients and relatives who are unwell or have varying health needs, and to recognise when advice should be sort from qualified nursing or medical staff.
  • To promote good working practice within the clinical area.
  • Contribute to promotion of good health and participate in health education.
  • To maintain the confidentiality of information about patients,
    and the maintenance of accurate record keeping.
  • To be able to process other specimens that are required to be sent to the local laboratory as per practice policy.

Other Responsibilities

  • Ensure rooms are stocked with equipment for the phlebotomy clinic.
  • Couches /chairs and work surfaces are cleaned before clinic session.
  • Ensure all equipment is in good working order.
  • Be aware of own competence and knowledge, asking for assistance where required.
  • To be able to, or willing to train to undertake blood pressure readings, check pulses and undertake ECG’s.

Please send CV and cover letter to Practice Manager [email protected]