Nursing - Healthcare Assistant - Short Stay

  • Department Short Stay
  • Salary £17,652.00 – £19,020 per annum
  • Closing Date 27/02/2020
  • Location Princess Royal Hospital, Telford
  • Grade NHS AfC: Band 2
  • Job ref 223-HCA-080
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours Full time 37.5 hours per week & part time posts available

A new Short Stay Medical Ward at The Princess Royal Hospital, Telford will be opening in March 2020 with 12 acute overnight beds, this will also incorporate a Discharge Lounge which will operate during the day.

As a Trust, our guiding principle is “Putting Patients First” and that means giving our patients the best care and experience we can.

We are currently recruiting Healthcare Assistants to join the new Short Stay Medical Ward at The Princess Royal Hospital, Telford, we have full time and part time permanent posts available.  We are looking for people who are caring and compassionate and who have strong communication and observation skills to deliver excellent patient-focused care in a challenging environment.

We will offer a comprehensive induction programme that will fully prepare you for the role and you will be working in a stimulating and supportive working environment with opportunities for learning and development.

If you do not hold the essential qualifications as listed on the person specification, if shortlisted, you would be required to complete a simple literacy and numeracy test to ensure you are suitable for the Healthcare Assistant role - please note that your qualifications/ assessments are subject to your offer of employment.

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