Herts Urgent Care (HUC) is seeking Clinical Advisors to support the day to day delivery of the NHS 111 service. As a highly successful not-for-profit Social Enterprise with an outstanding CQC report providing excellent and quality unscheduled care services, HUC offers a supportive, enjoyable, team-based culture.
In this role you will
Carry out complex clinical triage, providing assessment, advice and information to the patient
Utilise your professional judgement in referring callers to other agencies as appropriate
Respond to and assist call handlers in the management of critical situations
Manage the patient flow ensuring that all targets are met whilst ensuring patient safety
The qualities we are looking for
You must be a registered nurse, paramedic or other suitably qualified healthcare professional. (NMC, HCPC etc)
Have exceptional communication skills
Have an understanding of the call handling and telephone triage roles
Understand operational policies and protocols
Is able to commit to working a 24 hour rotating shift pattern including working overnights, weekends and public holidays including Christmas day
You should note that should you be successful at interview you will be required to undertake a 4 week full time training course prior to staring the position. This training will of course be paid
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.
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