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Healthcare Assistant - Aylesbury

Job Description

The Practice is one of the UK’s leading providers of primary and community health care. Established by our two GP directors in 2005, we deliver a supported and sustainable quality service for GP surgeries. The Practice believes strongly in innovative community-based healthcare and delivers specialist clinical services directly to the community so that patients can be treated closer to home.

We are looking for a Healthcare Assistant for 20 hours per week to assist the clinical team at our practice in Stoke Mandeville, Aylesbury in the service and delivery of care to the practice population. Duties would include taking blood, ECGs, Health Checks and simple dressings. The post holder will work under the supervision of a named Clinical or Nursing Lead, undertaking tasks and duties delegated by the clinical team.

They will work collaboratively with the general practice team to meet the needs of the patients, ensuring that practice policies and procedures are followed.

They will also assist Registered Manager with duties related to CQC outcomes, ensuring that compliance is maintained.

Clinical responsibilities include venepuncture, new patient health checks, blood pressure monitoring, ECG's, Urinalysis, simple wound care, removal of sutures and clips, smoking cessation, health promotion, NHS health checks, administration of flu vaccines and vitamin B12 injections under PSD.

The closing date given is a guide.We reserve the right to close the post early once we have received a sufficient number of applicants, so we advise you to submit your application early to avoid disappointment.

We regret that we are unable to respond to all applications.If you have not heard from us within 3 weeks of the closing date please assume that you are unsuccessful on this occasion. Please rest assured that is not meant as a discourtesy and you shoudl not let this deter you from future applications.

The Practice is an equal opportunities employer and will ensure that no applicant is treated less favourably on the grounds of gender, age, disability, religion, belief, sexual orientation, marital status, or race.

The Practice Group is licensed to issue certificates of sponsorship, applications are welcomed from General Practitioners who require a Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK and will be considered along with all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as we are unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The Visa and Immigration Service requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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.

UK Registration

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