Healthcare Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00001684-1
  • Date Posted: 22 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Much Wenlock & Cressage Medical
  • Location: Much Wenlock, Shropshire
  • Salary: £19,737 to £21,142
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

Healthcare Assistant

Much Wenlock & Cressage Medical Practice is looking to employ a motivated and enthusiastic Healthcare Assistant to join our busy but friendly Medical Practice.  The contract is for a permanent position following completion of a probationary period.

The post is 27.5 hours per week over 5 days, salary based on Band 3 Agenda for Change.
Monday: 8 – 1.00 pm
Tuesday: 8 – 1.00 pm &  2 – 4.30 pm 
Wednesday: 8 – 1.00 pm
Thursday: 8 – 1.00 pm
Friday: 8 – 1.00 pm 

Additional hours for NHS Healthcheck clinics and holiday cover may be required.

Holiday entitlement 25 days plus statutory holidays pro rata.

The ideal candidate should be skilled in phlebotomy, taking blood pressures, wound care dressings, new patient health checks, ear syringing, health promotion/screening, flu and B12 injections, and NHS Health Checks among other skills.

Candidates should be able to adhere to set protocols, and have good communication and interpersonal skills.  They should be able to work to deadlines, remain calm under pressure and be able to organise and manage their own workload.  

The Practice uses EMIS Web clinical system.
Applications via NHS Jobs Reference No: A1236-21-4307

Closing date for applications:  12.5.2021
Interviews will be held on 26.5.21 – please note only candidates offered an interview will be contacted.