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Healthcare Assistant- Haematology Transplant Unit

Lancashire – The Christie Clinic
Non-clinical
Full time
0024517
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Healthcare assistant-Haematology Transplant Unit @ The Christie Private Care, Manchester 

Hours: 37.5hrs PW (shifts-Long days, nights & weekends) 

Salary: £19,500-£23,981 inclusive of 9% shift enhancements plus benefits 

About the Role 
 

Your responsibilities will include working under the supervision of the clinical team, to assist with nursing, medical and clerical duties in the provision of direct and indirect patient care and associated general duties ensuring an efficient service at all times. 

 

This is a full-time role working 37.5hrs pw (rotational shifts, l/d, nights/weekends) 

 

Reward and recognition - We reward your commitment in delivering the highest standard of care with generous and competitive benefits such as our contribution pension scheme, private medical insurance, annual salary review, 247.5hrs holiday each year; with the option to buy and sell. We invest in your career development with clear career pathways and access to further education. 

 

Duties and responsibilities 

  • Assisting in the provision of care to patients so as to ensure their comfort/safety needs are identified, taking into consideration cultural, religious beliefs, respecting values and respecting those beliefs 

  • Reporting to nurses any problems arising out of conversations with patients, acting as the patient advocate at all times 

  • Report patient’s condition when required and record observations of temperature, pulse, blood pressure, respiratory rate, urinalysis, BM stix, pulse oxymetry, weight and height. 

  • Preparing dressing/procedures under the direction of the clinical team and for which instruction has been given 

  • Assisting nursing and medical staff when required with different procedures with supervision and competency. 

 

Skills and experience 

  • Minimum NVQ level 2 or 3 in Health and Social Care is desirable 

  • Good Clinical Skills like Phlebotomy will be an advantage 

  • Previous experience/understanding of working within Cancer care 

  • Experience of working with members of the public is essential 

  • Must be able to effectively communicate in English verbally and written 

 

About Us 

 

HCA Healthcare UK – The World’s largest private healthcare group; providing award winning primary, acute and complex care. 

HCA Healthcare UK has developed a dedicated private centre in partnership with The Christie NHS Foundation Trust in Manchester. The Christie Private Care treats private patients with a full range of diagnostic, inpatient, surgical, day care and outpatient treatment all on one site. 

 

If you wish to find out more about this opportunity, please apply for this role and a member of the team will be in contact shortly. 

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