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Respiratory medicine
NHS AfC: Band 2
30 hours
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James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
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James Paget NHS Foundation Trust
Gorleston, Norfolk
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Healthcare Assistant

NHS AfC: Band 2

The James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust serves a population of around 230,000 people in the Great Yarmouth, Lowestoft and Waveney areas. The Trust provides an integrated hospital and community children’s service. 
Patent and staff experience is important to us and these are the behaviours we live by: 
  • Putting patients first
  • Aiming to get it right 
  • Recognising that everybody counts
  • Doing everything openly and honestly






Ward 7 is a 20 bedded female respiratory / general medical ward.




Ward 7 has an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to join our team of Healthcare Assistants.

You will be expected to assist and support the registered nurse in the delivery of high quality, individualised, dignified and compassionate care to our patients.

To contribute to the effective running of the ward by concentrating on tasks that directly support the needs of the patient.




You should have a professional and approachable attitude towards work, be well organised and have excellent communication skills.

You should demonstrate our core values and behaviours in the care that you provide, these are:

Courtesy and Respect

Attentively Kind and Helpful

Responsive Communication

Effective and Professional




30 hours per week – permanent




Corporate training required to perform the role will be provided.



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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 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

To discuss this role further please contact Senior Sister Nicola Seaman or Sister Maria Jardim on 01493 452007 or direct line: 01493 452604

If you have problems applying, contact

01493 452428