Healthcare Assistant

Posted 18 September by NHS Business Services Authority

Care UK are searching for a Healthcare Assistant to join our team at the Diagnostic Centre in High Wycombe on a full time basis.  Evening and weekend shifts are included in this role.

The role will be based within a busy working environment offering patients a range of Diagnostic Imaging procedures. It requires an individual with the ability to work effectively as a multi professional team member within a fast pace environment.

The post holder will be patient focused, being able to assist patients in all modalities is required, showing a real empathy to patients and their needs.  

Duties will involve supporting the diagnostic clinicians with their clinics and assisting with all aspects of imaging which includes; preparing clinic rooms for examinations, helping position patients for procedures and undertaking administrative tasks effectively.

The applicant will have:

•Experience of working in a customer care environment and able to communicate well with excellent customer service skills.

•Able to work effectively as part of a team as well as prioritise own workload.

•Knowledge of basic patient care

•Ability to carry out tasks in a busy environment and follow instruction with a willingness to learn.

•A knowledge of basic IT skills although onsite training will be provided

Care UK was founded in 1982. Today our healthcare services include treatment centres, GP practices, NHS walk-in centres, GP out-of-hours, prison health services and clinical assessment and diagnostics facilities. This means that we provide a greater range of specialist care services than any other organisation in the UK.

Care UK is the largest independent provider of urgent care services in England incorporating out of hours, single point of access and referral management. We deliver excellent, high value patient care on behalf of the NHS for over eight million patients across England.

We work with the NHS to deliver high quality healthcare services, reducing waiting times and giving the patient a greater level of choice. We also take healthcare services closer to where people live and work – increasing the efficiency and quality of the services we deliver and helping to reduce waiting times.

• Salary dependant on experience

• Regional/national opportunities

• Free online and face-to-face training

• Online discounts

Once you have applied to this job, you will be contacted by Glenn - Internal Recruiter by phone or email if you have been shortlisted for interview.

Additional Information:

Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references and a DBS check.

Care UK is committed to creating a diverse environment and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Care UK reserve the right to close this advert early, if a sufficient number of applications have been received.

Reference: 40916335

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