Healthcare Assistant Job at Somerset NHS Foundation Trust – in Wincanton
Wincanton Community Hospital has 17 beds providing rehabilitation, general medical and palliative care in a community setting.
We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, motivated and compassionate Health Care Assistant to join our inpatient nursing team to provide care centred on the patient’s individual needs.
The successful candidate will have previous HCA experience and ideally an NVQ 2 in Health & Social Care but this is not essential as you will be provided with an internal induction programme and opportunities to develop skills.
The successful candidate will need to demonstrate a compassionate and caring approach to their care delivery, working with patients who have undergone surgery or been medically unwell to support their rehabilitation. They should also have a genuine interest in nursing older people who may need encouragement to meet their full potential in order to return to their own homes.
You will be a reliable team player, have excellent communication skills, a kind and compassionate manner and be willing to work flexibly. You will be required to work on an internal rotation, which will include days and nights over seven days.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Senior Ward Sister
[email protected] / 01963 828447
If you are successful for interview, you will be required to bring ID, proof of essential qualifications / relevant documents with you (More details will follow)
Our values are simple: Outstanding Care, Working Together, Listening and Leading
We recognise that our staff are our most valuable resource, we are proud of the excellent levels of service our Trust provides to our service users and the dedication and conscientious of our staff. With this in mind, we offer a range of staff benefits – please visit our website.
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Company: Somerset NHS Foundation Trust –
Company Location: Wincanton