Clinical Support - Healthcare Assistant

  • Department Trauma and orthopeadics
  • Salary £17,460 - £18,702 per annum/ pro rata
  • Closing Date 07/12/2018
  • Location The Royal Shrewsbury Hospital
  • Grade NHS AfC: Band 2
  • Job ref 223-HCA-638
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours Full Time 37.5 hours per week

An opportunity has arisen on Ward 22 T&O to be part of the Healthcare Assistant Team. We are a closely knit and dedicated team of Nursing and Surgical Staff.

We are seeking to recruit a Healthcare Assistant who is interested in joining our Trauma and Orthopaedic unit at The Royal Shrewsbury Hospital and who is dedicated to providing a high quality of service to our patient group .

We have a full time vacancy available. However part time will be considered. Post holders will need to be prepared to work an internal rotation shift system involving days, nights and weekends - 12.5 hour shifts only.

Ward 22 T&O is an extremely busy ward, taking the majority of our patients direct from A&E. We enjoy the benefits of working closely with the Orthopaedic Consultants and have both dedicated Ortho-geriatrician  and trauma specialist nurses to advise on medical issues. We also work closely with other areas to provide the best care possible with timely discharges. 

We are dedicated to providing the safest, kindest care to our patients within a happy and friendly, yet professional environment where people really matter.

Together We Achieve is the motto for Ward 22 T&O.

Experience as a Health Care Assistant is preferable but not essential as on the ward training would be given.

Please note, if you do not have the qualifications required for this post you will be required to sit a Numeracy and Literacy test.


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