Healthcare Assistant (Bank)

Location
Greater London
Salary
Market related
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Closes
11 Oct 2017
Ref
SYS-21782-120
Nursing Field
Hospital
Function
Care Assistant
Job Type
Temporary

BMI Healthcare has a reputation based on 30 years of clinical excellence and commitment to our patients and staff. Our mission is to deliver exceptional experiences for the patients treated in our 58 hospitals in the UK – and to do that, we need exceptional people.     

BMI Healthcare’s Blackheath Hospital in London has a vacancy for a Healthcare Assistant (Bank) to join their team of staff within the Outpatients Department. 

Working on an “as and when required” basis, you will be required to supplement staffing levels during busy periods and provide cover for existing staff in times of annual leave or absence.

Able to work ad hoc in Outpatients which is open, 08.00 – 21.00 hours Monday to Friday and Saturday mornings.

Applicants should have the following:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Customer Awareness
  • Phlebotomy skills  
  • IT skills

Duties of this role include:

  • To work as an integral part of the nursing and Multi-disciplinary team, providing a high standard of patient centred care, meeting the needs of patients, consultants and colleagues. Working within the multi-disciplinary team to deliver care, maintain and enhance the customer service and satisfaction of service users under the supervision of a Registered Practitioner.
  • Support  the  team to  deliver care that helps improve the health of the individual and wider community.
  • Support the team in demonstrating compassion through effective relationships based on empathy, respect and dignity.
  • Develop own competence to deliver effective care and treatments through improving clinical/technical knowledge / skill, and expertise.
  • Communicate appropriately with others involved in the care of the patient.
  • Act as an advocate for safeguarding patients, demonstrate courage to speak up when there are concerns about care.
  • Demonstrate commitment to improving care and the patient experience. 
  • Deliver a high standard of care in accordance with BMI policies and procedures.

Please see attached role profile for further detailed information on the responsibilities and accountabilities of this vacancy.

Salary & Benefits:

BMI Healthcare offers a competitive hourly rate.

Interested?

If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please complete our brief online application form and ensure to upload the most recent copy of CV.  We aim to respond to your application within 14 days of the closing date.