Healthcare Assistant

Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England
£ 22000.0 Per year
Full time
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
4 Sep 2020
4 Oct 2020

Job Description

Break into Prison Healthcare

If you are looking for the next step as a Healthcare Assistant and want to develop your clinical care package skills in an environment where no two days are the same then this could be the new job for you!

HMP & YOI Doncaster is a category B remand prison in Doncaster, South Yorkshire

What will you be doing?

As a Healthcare Assistant, your responsibilities will vary. You will be involved in the implementation of clinical care packages, phlebotomy and assessment, treatment and the evaluation of patients’ care. You will support and assist patients with the activities of daily living, work with the Pharmacy Team to help them fulfill their daily tasks and you will be encouraged to take the lead on wellbeing promotion clinics

The Job Requirements

We are on the lookout for Healthcare Assistants who have experience of working within a Primary Care setting including GP surgeries, hospitals and have proven experience in clinical observations such as performing ECG, Phlebotomy.

You’ll hold an NVQ 2/3 in Health and Social Care and must have a willingness to undertake training in Mental Health Awareness, suicide prevention, self-harm and ACCT procedures, substance misuse awareness as well as Health Promotion and screening.

About Care UK

Care UK is the Health in Justice market leader, providing healthcare services to offenders across the country.

The circumstances that bring people to prison are also complex and varied, our wellbeing approach adopts the premise no single factor can be taken in isolation of other motivational issues which might impact a person’s care.

Salary and Benefits

The salary for this role is up to £22,000 per annum - dependent on experience.

Care UK benefits include training & development opportunities, company contributory pension scheme, 25 days annual leave plus 8 public bank holidays, staff well-being, cycle to work scheme, on-site gym facilities and free onsite parking.

We are also proud to support our employees with continued professional development opportunities and further education subject to service needs...

Further Job Information

Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references, enhanced DBS check and prison vetting.
At Care UK, we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities.

Please note that we reserve the right to close down the job advert early if there is sufficient number of applications .

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