We are looking for Healthcare Assistants to work in a variety of our wards at the Homerton. You will work closely with the multi-disciplinary team, delivering high quality care to patients by helping and assisting with routine activities associated with the Ward.
You will assist with patient hygiene needs, toileting, nutritional intake, assisting patients with their mobility and physical comfort and monitoring and recording vital signs.
You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work using your own initiative as well as working as part of a team.
You should have experience of caring for others in a health or social work capacity, and possess good verbal and written communication skills. An NVQ qualification is desirable (however a willingness to undertake further study is essential).
Dedicated to the ongoing development of our staff, the Trust can offer you a wide range of opportunities for personal and professional growth including training towards level 2 qualification.
Candidates who are successfully shortlisted will be invited to attend a selection session that will be held on Saturday 22nd February 2020 . During this day you will be required to undertake a numeracy and literacy test, and if successful will be interviewed by a panel consisting of representatives from our clinical teams, only those applicants shortlisted and invited may attend.
***Closing date is indicative only and this vacancy may close once sufficient applications have been received, interested candidates are urged to apply to be considered as soon as possible***
For further details / informal visits contact:
Jennie Wood (Matron Acute Services) on [Click here to apply]