NHS Healthcare Assistant Jobs with Visa Sponsorship
Job Overview1. To work under the supervision of the registered nursing and midwifery team and/or clinical leads and:
- Participate in the delivery of patient care
- Contribute towards department organization
- Give support to registered nurses and midwives in the provision of a safe and caring
- Assist in the induction, supervision, and training of NA Band 2s.
- The Band 3 Senior Nursing Assistant demonstrates a level of skill and understanding which
- enables them to undertake specific tasks delegated by the nurse/midwife in charge and in
- accordance with relevant procedures, guidelines, and policies. S/he will undertake both
- routine and specially identified tasks for which they have been trained and assessed as
|Post Name||Health Care Assistant|
|Expected Salary||GBP 24938 To GBP 26385 Per Year|
|Address||London, England, United Kingdom NW1 2BU|
Main duties of the job
- Communicate clearly, effectively, and appropriately with the multidisciplinary team, patients, and their family/visitors/carers information to patients
- Accept constructive feedback from colleagues
- Maintain patient confidentiality
- Maintain professional boundaries and working relationships with patients and colleagues Personal and People Development
- Understand own level of responsibility and accountability in relation to registered practitioners
- Responsible for developing and sustaining own knowledge, clinical skills, and professional awareness
- Identify own learning needs and produce a personal development plan in conjunction with the sister/charge nurse, reflecting service needs and CNO Ten Key Roles
- Reflect on and analyze workplace experiences in order to develop your own skills/abilities
- Participate in annual staff appraisal, staff development, and in-service training activities in line with
- the Knowledge and Skills Framework
- Assist with the induction, care certificate, formal assessment, and ongoing development of Band 2, acting as a role model
- Take part in reflection and appropriate learning from practice, in order to maintain and develop competence and performance
- Completion of the Health Education England, Care Certificate, within three months of new employment (were not yet achieved): Or as an appraisal objective, to be completed within three months for existing staff.
Working for our organization
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH) is one of the most complex NHS trusts in the UK, serving a large and diverse population. We provide academically-led acute and specialist services, to people from the local area, throughout the United Kingdom, and overseas. Our vision is to deliver top-quality patient care, excellent education, and world-class research. We provide first-class acute and specialist services across eight sites:
- University College Hospital (incorporating the Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Wing)
- National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery
- Royal National Throat, Nose, and Ear Hospital
- Royal London Hospital for Integrated Medicine
- University College Hospital Macmillan Cancer Centre
- The Hospital for Tropical Diseases
- University College Hospitals at Westmoreland Street
Detailed job description and main responsibilities
- Like working in a fast-paced environment with every specialty patient needing care? Then we have the job for you. We are looking to recruit a highly motivated individual for the role of Band 3 Nursing Assistant for the Same Day Emergency Care Unit (SDEC).
- This is an exciting opportunity to start a new service within the Emergency Services Division, as part of the NHS long-term plan to provide same-day services 24 hours a day for all specialty patients.
- The SDEC is a 38-trolley space providing care for all specialty patients for the trust. The unit is operational 24 hours per day, 7 days a week, and is designed to facilitate rapid assessment and investigation of specialty patients referred from GP, NHS 111, and the Emergency department. Our Urgent Treatment Centre for minor injuries and illnesses is also part of the SDEC and you will be expected to work in all areas.
- Those who need hospital admission are streamed to either The Acute Medical Unit or specialist wards in the Trust or externally.
- Based in the busy West End of London, we have a lively and vibrant working atmosphere, with quick and easy transport links. Our size and resources enable us to offer a range of attractive benefits as well as education and development opportunities for staff at all levels.
- This includes an extensive portfolio of academic and clinical courses and programs ranging from ongoing personal development to clinical excellence and leadership skills.
- We provide extensive in-house training including IV cannulation, venepuncture, plastering, Majors incident, dementia training, and mental health teaching. UCLH prides itself on its investment in staff both in terms of developing career skills but also its commitment to staff health and wellbeing.
- Our team is enhanced by Clinical Practice Facilitators, Consultant nurses, Advanced Clinical Practitioners, and Emergency Nurse Practitioners who are available to support you both clinically and professionally within the multi-professional emergency services team.
- The band 3 nursing assistant role will be suited to those who have got hospital experience and have a history working within acute and/or emergency care and thrive in a busy, fast-paced environment.
- This will be an excellent opportunity to gain the knowledge and skills required to manage a variety of patients within a highly skilled multi-disciplinary team.
- The ideal candidates will be dynamic and forward-thinking with a progressive approach to enhancing patient care and safety within urgent, emergency, and acute care services.
- You will be a compassionate, enthusiastic, and confident individual, who is able to provide the highest standard of patient care, under supervision.
- You will need to be able to prioritize, work under pressure, and have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. You will need to be reliable, hardworking, and trustworthy.
|Schedule Type||Full Time|
|Work Hours||8 Hours|
Candidates will have to attend an assessment in person before the interview.
Knowledge & Qualifications
- NVQ Level 3 or equivalent relevant experience / HSC Diploma level 3 Advanced / Higher apprenticeship level 3
- Experience in carrying out assigned duties after training
- Working in a team
- Working in a Health Care or related setting
- Good standard of written and spoken English
- Able to communicate accurately and effectively with patients and colleagues, verbally and in writing
- Able to follow instructions and complete assigned tasks.
- Able to deal with the public in person and on the phone
- Able to support and reassure patients/carers in distress
- Understands the importance of maintaining the confidentiality
Personal and People Development
- Demonstrates understanding of own role within the team
- Willing to produce a personal development plan with the manager
- Willing to develop myself & undertake in-house study and a care certificate
Health, Safety, and Security
- Ability to summon help in an emergency.
- Able to report risk issues to a manager.
- Understands the importance of Infection control
Enablement to address health and well-being needs
- Understands the importance of Health Promotion
- Able to alert trained staff of changes in patient’s condition
- Able to provide essential care for patients as directed.
- Able to carry out assigned tasks after training
- Able to record routine observations after training
- Able to use designated medical devices after training
- Able to carry out clinical procedures as required