Nursing Support Assistants
Permanent Full Time & Part Time, Minimum of 3 days per week
£18,500 per annum, pro rata for part time
Welwyn Garden City, Herts
26 Sep, 2017
We are recruiting for Nursing Support Assistants to join our team at the In Patient Unit to contribute to the provision of a high standard of holistic care to patients, families and carers as part of the multi-disciplinary team.
Your main responsibilities will be to assist with patients’ personal care and all activities of daily living and to provide support and basic information to patients, families and carers. This will include helping to move, position and mobilise patients, assisting with nutritional needs, taking and recording clinical observations and assisting with day to day administration and other duties related to patient care which will include updating SystmOne, the patient record system.
To be considered for this post you will need to have an NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social care and previous experience of providing personal care, preferably in a health care setting. You should also be aware of the physical and emotional needs of patients suffering from a life-limiting illness and those of relatives and carers and be caring and sensitive in your approach. Good team work and the ability to work the full range of shifts including earlies, lates nights, weekends and bank holidays.
To apply, please complete the application pack and email back to Jane Slater - Jane Slater or by post to Jane Slater, HR Advisor, 61 Bridge Road East, Welwyn Garden City, Herts AL7 1JR. For queries please telephone 01707 382584.
Closing Date for applications 5pm - 26th September 2017.
Please apply as soon as possible as the vacancy may close early depending on the volume of applications received.