Band 2 Healthcare Assistant

Location East London
Job-type Temporary
Salary £11 - £20 per hour
Reference J1913
POSITION AVAILABLE
Band 2 Healthcare Assistant

THE OPPORTUNITY:
Band 2 Healthcare Assistants

THE BACKGROUND:
At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with a leading London NHS Trust. They have an available opportunity for Band 2 Healthcare Assistants with good experience, skills and knowledge. If you think the position is right for you, let's talk.


THE RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Assisting with helping patients to wash, shower or dress
• Serving food or helping people eat
• Making and changing beds
• Turning patients who are bed-bound to avoid pressure sores
• Talking and conversing with patients to help them feel less anxious
• Supporting patients to move around if they find it difficult
• Giving out and collecting bedpans, and helping patients to the bathroom
• Ensuring the ward is tidy
• keeping supplies and equipment in order
• taking and recording patient observations such as temperature, pulse and breathing.
• Under the supervision of a qualified practitioner, participate in planned treatment activities taking account of the fluctuating needs of the patient.
• Reporting variances in a patients condition immediately to a relevant professional.
• Ensuring patients physical environment is maintained e.g. Warmth, cleanliness.
• Undertake nursing tasks under the direction of a qualified practitioner i.e. prompting medication, catheter care, temperature taking, basic wound care, blood sugar monitoring, stoma care.


EDUCATION:
Ideally NVQ 3 in working with


THE REQUIREMENTS:
To be eligible for this role, you will need to:

• Have experience in working as a Healthcare Assistant ideally 1 or more years' experience
• Ability to cover shift patterns of either earlies or lates
• Ideally have worked within hospital / Homecare environment
• Have good communication skills and work well in a team


THE REWARDS:
• Excellent pay rates
• Flexible hours to suit your needs
• Mandatory training and additional Training
• Fast Track Registration and Compliance Process


THE DETAILS:
Location: London
Job-Type: Locum
Salary from £11ph



THE CONTACT:
Lorna Palmer-Binns 07496 879 617




TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.