Pride in Pennine

Senior Healthcare Assistant

Band 3

Main area
Band 3
Full Time, 37.5 hours
Job ref
North Manchester General Hospital
£16,968 - £19,852
23/02/2018 23:59

A Vacancy has arisen for a Senior Healthcare Assistant to join our busy Respiratory Ward I6 at North Manchester General Hospital.

You must be enthusiastic, willing to learn and enjoy working in a team. Commitment to undertake further training appropriate to the role is essential.

Knowledge of the healthcare worker role is essential and previous experience within healthcare is desirable. Previous experience in acute/emergency care is desirable.

You will hold NVQ Level III in care.

The post involves full internal rotation onto night, evening and weekend duties. Working on public holidays is also expected on a rota basis.

“Patient care is at the centre of everything we do. The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust continuously endeavours to enhance the patient experience and provide an exemplary standard of care. As part of it’s striving for excellence, it has been accepted that the same standard of service should be available regardless of the day and time in which it is delivered. In view of this, seven day working is likely to occur throughout with a likely requirement to work fewer but longer shifts in the interest of continuity of care. All positions offered and appointed to are in full recognition and acceptance of these requirements.”

We reserve the right to close the online vacancy when we are in receipt of sufficient applications. Should you wish to apply for this post you are advised to complete and return your application form as soon as possible.

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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Sarah Slicker

Lead Nurse

0161 918 4243

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