We are Sirona care & health, a Community Interest Company committed to providing integrated health and social care services to people across Bath & North East Somerset and South Gloucestershire. For us, it’s about the personal approach; we take pride in what we do and deliver the high standard of care that we’d expect for ourselves and our families.
In return we offer an excellent range of benefits including generous holiday entitlement, paid enhancements for bank holiday/night working (where applicable), a contributory pension scheme (including, for some roles, the NHS and Local Government pension schemes), a planned induction program, extensive learning and development opportunities, health and wellbeing programmes, flexible working patterns, staff excellence awards, childcare vouchers, in-house physiotherapy support and more!
The District Nurse team is a community nursing team providing a flexible nursing service to patients in their own homes, 7 days a week, including bank holidays between the hours of 0800 and 2000.
The Community Health Care assistant will support the district nursing team to provide assessment, development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of nursing care in the community through providing quality and good standards of care to service users. The team is friendly, supportive and hardworking and have a real commitment to delivering excellent patient centred care as part of the wider multidisciplinary team.
We are looking for HCA with good decision making, prioritisation and time management skills who can work alone but with the support of a nursing team to deliver compassionate, dignified care. You will also need excellent communication skills including negotiating, diplomacy and an ability to deal with sensitive issues.
You will work closely with the nursing team and need to have a good clinical skills (included supporting palliative care, wound care, safeguarding) and you will need to be able to form good working relationships with all levels of staff including GP practices and hospital services.
If you have a real passion to care and believe you can support the team to deliver exceptional quality care where patients are at the heart of everything you do, we would like to hear from you.
Post available: 2 x permanent posts - Full time and part time considered.
Any further information please contact: Team Leaders – Hazel Roddan and Helen Gowen ( Phone number removed ) option 2.
For general recruitment enquiries please email ( Email address removed ) or call ( Phone number removed )
If you are shortlisted for interview you will be contacted by email. If you have not been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date then please assume you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.
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