Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is a high performing and flourishing organisation serving the population of Hackney, East London. The main community served by the Trust is highly diverse with a complex mix of clinical and cultural needs.
The Trust provides comprehensive hospital and community health services for its local population and a range of specialist services for a wider group of patients. These specialist services include obstetrics, neonatology, foetal medicine, fertility, neuro-rehabilitation, bariatric surgery, and asthma and allergy services.
Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is proud to be included on the HSJ and Nursing Times Best Places to Work list 2015, and has recently achieved 'Excellence' status in the Healthy Workplace Charter, as awarded by the Greater London Authority.
Year 2/3 Nursing students
Are you a Nursing student who would like to develop their skills in one of the most fascinating, friendly and supportive NHS Trusts in London?
We are seeking motivated, enthusiastic and flexible Nursing Students to join our Staff Bank. In return, we will offer you flexibility of hours and the opportunity to work in a supportive working environment within one of the most diverse areas of the country.
Successful candidates will have flexibility to plan their working pattern around current nursing studies, learn more about the Homerton and gain an insight into our organistion ready for when you become a qualified nurse.
We offer shifts throughout the trust in various sites covering acute and community areas. This creates a wonderful opportunity for you to work with, and care for, patients with a variety of health conditions in surgical, medical & elderly wards..
This is your opportunity to become part of a supportive and friendly Trust which focusses on delivering high quality individual care in an exciting, but demanding environment.
You will provide nursing and personal care to patients as prescribed in the individual plan of care and will be fully supervised by registered nursing staff. You will support and assist patients as required, maintaining their personal hygiene, toileting and appearance, personal grooming and dressing.
The care certificate is an expectation of the job role and the 15 standards of care must be implemented in your day to day work.
ALL CANDIDATES MUST READ THE PERSON SPECIFICATION FOR THIS VACANCY AS THIS CONTAINS QUESTIONS WHICH MUST BE ANSWERED AS PART OF THE SUPPORTING INFORMATION. CANDIDATES WHO DO NOT ANSWER THE QUESTIONS AS DIRECTED WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
PLEASE COMPLETE THE “RECRUITING FOR VALUES” SCREENER UNDER “FURTHER LINKS” TO THE RIGHT OF THIS PAGE BEFORE APPLYING FOR THIS POST. THESE MULTIPLE-CHOICE QUESTIONS WILL HELP YOU ASSESS WHETHER YOU FEEL ALIGNED TO THE VALUES OF THE HOMERTON UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST. YOU WILL BE GIVEN A CODE WHEN YOU COMPLETE THE QUESTIONS, WHICH YOU WILL BE ASKED FOR ON THE APPLICATION FORM. CANDIDATES WHO DO NOT COMPLETE THE QUESTIONS AND ENTER THE CODE AS DIRECTED WILL NOT BE PUT FORWARD FOR SHORTLISTING.
Please ensure that you read the 'Guidance Notes On Submitting An Application' under 'Additional Documentation' before completing your application.
Please note: we reserve the right to expire vacancies prior to the advertised closing date once a sufficient number of applications have been received.
The Trust welcomes applications from candidates wishing to job share with or without job share partners.
We are committed to equal opportunities.
The Trust offers a number of benefits, including a relocation loan for new starters moving to the area.
Overseas candidates wishing to apply, who would require immigration sponsorship, can self-assess the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship for the post on the UKBA website.
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.
Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside 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 the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.
Before you apply for this vacancy, we would like you to answer a few questions about how you might feel about some of the tasks and experiences you might come across working in this type of role. This shouldn't take more than 10-15 minutes to complete and will help you work out whether this type of role is right for you. After each question you will see some feedback about your response which will help you to understand how much you might enjoy being a healthcare assistant in the NHS. At the end of the questions we will give you some more general feedback that you may want to consider before applying for this vacancy. You don't need to answer these questions to apply for this job but we think you will find it helpful. Click here to start
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