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Job summary

Main area
Surgery
Grade
Band 2
Contract
Permanent
Hours
  • Full time
  • Part time
30 hours per week (Day post and Night post)
Job ref
349-NMGH-3627255
Employer
Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
North Manchester General Hospital, North Manchester Care Organisation
Town
Manchester
Salary
£18,546 - £19,918 per annum (pro rata)
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
Today at 23:59

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Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust logo

Healthcare Support Worker - Ward D6 Surgery

Band 2

An opportunity has arisen for Health Care Support Workers to join the Surgical Division at North Manchester General Hospital on our female surgical/ head and neck ward. Ward D6 is a 14 bedded ward caring for patients with complex head, neck and surgical conditions.

You will be passionate about the delivery of excellent patient care. You must have excellent communication skills and have the desire to motivate self and others to deliver safe and effective care. Experience of working in a care setting would be an advantage.

"D6 is a ward that can provide a safe environment for patients who have complex medical and social issues. The nurses on the ward are passionate and dedicated to providing optimum care for those patients who are vulnerable. The team work hard every day to ensure that their patients are safe and comfortable”

This role requires the postholder to undertake duties within a care home setting. In accordance with the Coronavirus Act 2020, prior to the take up of this position. The successful applicant will be required to provide evidence they have received two doses of an authorised vaccine , or provide evidence of medical exemption in accordance with the Covid 19 Regulations. This verification will be required at or before interview / selection. Interested applicants must ensure this verification is available to be produced when requested.

In line with the Trust’s Single Equality Scheme we welcome applications from everyone irrespective of ethnic origin, disability, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, nationality, religion, marital status, social back ground or trade union membership.

This role requires the postholder to undertake duties within a care home setting. In accordance with the Coronavirus Act 2020, prior to the take up of this position. The successful applicant will be required to provide evidence they have received two doses of an authorised vaccine , or provide evidence of medical exemption in accordance with the Covid 19 Regulations. This verification will be required at or before interview / selection. Interested applicants must ensure this verification is available to be produced when requested.

 

We reserve the right to close the online vacancy when we are in receipt of sufficient applications. Should you wish to apply for this post you are advised to complete and return your application form as soon as possible.

 

Person specification

Qualification

Essential criteria
  • Achievement of National Care Certificate or willingness to work towards
Desirable criteria
  • English and maths at level 1 (equivalent to GCSE grade D-G) or willingness to work towards

Experience

Essential criteria
  • Experience of promoting care formally / informally
Desirable criteria
  • Demonstrate an interest or previous experience in caring for patients in an acute setting

Skills

Essential criteria
  • Good communication skills (written & verbal)
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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Marc Richards
Job title
Ward Manager
Email address
macr.richards@mft.nhs.uk
Telephone number
0161 604 5117
Additional information

Midy Lumayno 

Ward Sister

midy.lumayno@mft.nhs.uk

0161 922 3401

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