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Healthcare Assistant

Reference

PRI23374

Location

The Manor Clinic, Mansbridge Road, Southampton, Hampshire SO18 3HW

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time

Salary

£8.70 per hour

Hours

37.5 hrs p/wk

Job Advert - Division Information

Ready for the recognition and rewards you deserve?

We don’t just talk about putting employees first. We know that Priory wouldn’t exist without their combined energy, expertise and effort.  So we invest heavily in training, provide first-class support, promote collaborative teamwork and give everyone on our team the opportunities and resources to achieve their full potential.

 

Job Advert Location Description

The Manor Clinic located Southampton, Hampshire is a grade II listed Georgian Manor House.  A highly respected specialist rehabilitation centre based in Southampton, Hampshire, with 13 single occupancy bedrooms with ensuite facilities.  For more than a decade The Manor Clinic have been helping to improve the wellbeing of each individual that seeks support with us by using tried and tested treatment methods, delivered by our clinically excellent team.  

Job Advert Role Description

As part of our nursing team you will assist and support the assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of patients.  Working as part of a multidisciplinary team under the guidance of a variety of healthcare professionals you will be required to undertake a range of duties involving direct patient contact and interaction. 

As a Healthcare worker you will make an effective contribution to providing high quality care for our patients undertaking support duties to patients with varying degrees of addictions in line with agreed plans and direction by the clinical team.  Ensuring the upkeep of service user’s records where appropriate along with other unit based administration.

 

Key duties may include:

• Maintaining patient confidentiality

• Observing, monitoring and recording patients' conditions by taking temperature, pulse, respiration, weight, urine/ drug screening and breathalysing.

• Ensuring that clear and accurate records are maintained.

• Communication with patients, relatives and a range of healthcare professionals and other members of staff, ensuring the continuity of quality and safety in the provision of personal care services

• Personal care including infection prevention and control, personal hygiene as identified in agreed plans of care.

•  Assisting in the development of patient's personal plans, their implementation and monitoring.

 

 

Role requirement/Qualification:

• Ability to communicate on telephone and good interpersonal skills.

• Ability to work flexibly

• Basic literacy and numeracy skills

•  Basic computer skills

•  Common sense approach to problem solving

• Motivation and initiative

•  Some appreciation of addictions and Mental Health problems

•  Education to GCSE standard

•  NVQ or equivalent would be an advantage

•  Experience with working with people

 

In return for your expertise and hard work we offer a wide range of benefits:

•  5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays

•  Group personal Pension Plan

•  Free meals whilst on duty

•  Continuous learning and development

 

 

 

Division DBS info

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Description

Healthcare_Assistant_HCA__2018.pdf

Closing Date

14/11/2018