£15,404 - £18,157 pro rata per annum
Full time
Sarah Simmonds

Healthcare Support Worker- Day Lewis Ward

Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated HCA with excellent communication skills to work as part Elderly Care nursing team on Day Lewis Ward.

If you are a dynamic individual who enjoys a challenge and would like to join a team who are passionate about providing high quality care to their patients, then we want to hear from you.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, motivated and committed to give high quality nursing care and be able to work autonomously as well as part of a team. You will consistently ensure that a patient’s privacy, dignity and psychological well-being is maintained and at all times the care given is patient centred.

You need to have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. We require individuals who are forward thinking, well organised and with a positive attitude towards flexibility and change.

The working pattern is flexible, but the post will be internal roatation, in order to meet the needs of the service.

For further details / informal visits contact:
Sarah Simmonds on 01305 255219

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Please read the job description and person specification carefully to ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills and experience required.

The closing date/interview date is subject to amendment; this vacancy may therefore expire at short notice, so we recommend that you submit an application at your earliest convenience.

Shortlisted applicants will be contacted via email; therefore it is important that you check your personal email account regularly.

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You can contact us on 01305 254655 to find out whether you have been shortlisted or if you would like feedback.

DBS - If you join us and need a new DBS check, we will recover the costs through a salary deduction (£44 for an enhanced check or £26 for a standard)

Applicants who subscribe to the update service or are able to present a valid portable DBS will not incur a charge.

There will be no charge to Volunteers and newly hired apprentices under non Agenda for Change pay terms. Employees within Agenda for Change pay bands 1 to 4 can choose to pay through salary deductions over 3 months.

VISA - From April 2017, the Government plans to extend the requirement to provide a criminal record certificate toTier 2 visa applicants coming to work in education, health and social care sectors and to their adult dependants.

Tier 2 visa applicants who are coming to work in an occupation defined by the relevant Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) code, and their adult dependants, will need to provide a criminal record certificate from any country they have lived for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. The list of relevant SOC codes is attached.

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Closing Date
Wed 26 Jul 17


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