Bank Healthcare Assistant
Humber Teaching NHS Foundation Trust
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for Healthcare Assistants to join our Humbelievable bank and support services within the Learning Disabilities service. We are looking to recruit to both Band 2 and Band 3 roles, pending experience
Primarily the shifts for this service mainly operate from Townend Court, Cottingham Road, Hull. However, as a member of our bank you will be able to pick up shifts trust wide.
The ideal candidate will be innovative, dynamic and flexible as they will be called upon for a variety of shifts, including, nights, long days and days.
Main duties of the job
. To provide and receive routine information requiring tact, reassurance, empathy and persuasive skills
. To demonstrate a safe level of inter-personal skills when managing individuals with complex needs, accounting for any communication difficulties facing the patient.
. To accurately record patient information
. To contribute to clinical meetings
. To maintain up to date knowledge and skills relevant to the field of practice
. Work with other colleagues within the relevant area of care
. To recognise emergency situations and respond accordingly
. Maintain up to date training and knowledge of violence and aggression and basic life support skills
. reporting significant findings to a registered healthcare professional
. To implement clinical tasks in care packages/care plans, document observations and actions as directed by a registered healthcare professional
. To provide direct personal care to patients using initiative in response to patient need
. Be aware of and follow relevant Trust policies and procedures e.g. control of infection policies and procedures; Clinical Governance Framework
. Handles patient's property and valuables
. Guided be Trust policies and procedures
. Responsible for the recording of personally generated clinical observations and information relating to patients and their care, ensuring all entries are counter-signed by a registered healthcare professional
An award winning & CQC rated good health & social care Trust that delivers integrated health services to communities across Hull, East & North Yorkshire. We are a forward thinking & dynamic Trust with a real commitment to staff development. We value our staff & invest in them to ensure they have the right skills to deliver outstanding care. We recognise the positive value of diversity & promote equality & challenges discrimination. We welcome & encourage applications from people of all backgrounds.
It is a great place to live & offers some of the most competitive house prices in the country with access to excellent schools & further/higher education provide.
Come and work for our Trust, it will be a decision you will not regret.
For further details with regard to this vacancy opportunity, please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification.
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