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COVID-19 Vacancy Renal Transplant Outpatients Heath Care Assistant

NHS AfC: Band 2

Main area
Renal
Grade
NHS AfC: Band 2
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time: 37.5 hours per week (37.5 hrs)
Job ref
205-2795849
Site
Royal Stoke Hospital
Town
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
£18,005 - £19,337 per annum pro rata
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
10/02/2021 08:00

If there is a high volume of applications the advert may be closed early. Please apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role. (This does not apply to any medical staffing posts)

Important Information: University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust does not pay travel expenses for candidates attending interviews.

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Job overview

Job Title: Renal Transplant Outpatients Health Care Assistant
Band: 2
Location: Renal Department Kidney Unit
Hours of Duty: 37.5 hours
Accountable to: Sister / Charge Nurse
Key Relationships: Nursing Staff
Clinicians
Health records staff
Departmental managers and staff
External agencies
Ambulance staff
Patients and their visitors
Role Summary
The role of this Renal Transplant HCA post is flexible, and the post holder will therefore, be required to provide support over a wide range of service/functions within an outpatient or within a ward setting. Key to this flexibility is the requirement for staff to work variable hours on a week by week basis within agreed limits.
The post holder will be required

Main duties of the job

Renal Transplant Outpatients Health Care Assistant

Full Time  Band 2

We require a motivated, committed person to join our team in the busy Renal Transplant Outpatient Department at Royal Stoke

The successful candidate will need to be flexible in their working practice and possess good communication and interpersonal skills.

 

Working for our organisation

The UHNM NHS Trust covers Royal Stoke Hospital in Stoke on Trent and County Hospital in Stafford. Royal Stoke a large acute teaching hospital, with a Turnover of £360 million. Located in Stoke on Trent and Stafford, UHNM is close to the M6, within commuting distance of culturally diverse major conurbations, such as Manchester and Birmingham and surrounded by rural pleasures, including the Peak District National Park.

Each year Royal Stoke cares for over 600,000 people providing emergency treatment, planned operations and medical care. It is a leading teaching hospital in partnership with Keele University and has a patient-centred clinical research facility providing state-of-the-art facilities.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

Our Health Care Assistants undertake a variety of interesting roles, which include phlebotomy and reception duties.  Training will be provided.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right individual to develop new skills in our busy department. In return we offer a competitive salary with training and development opportunities

Person specification

Experience

Essential criteria
  • Previous experience in a care setting

Skills and Knowledge

Essential criteria
  • Able to describe the nursing care required by a patient

outpatients

Essential criteria
  • Evidence of working in an outpatient clinic
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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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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Caroline Clark
Job title
Senior Sister
Email address
caroline.clark@uhnm.nhs.uk
Telephone number
01782 676378