Bank Healthcare Assistant

Recruiter
Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Location
London, Various
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
17 Nov 2020
Closes
23 Nov 2020
Ref
824-BANK-1564
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
Ongoing
Duration
Permanent
Central London Community Healthcare (CLCH) is one of the largest community healthcare organisations in London and Hertfordshire, providing our services to diverse communities/boroughs in 11 London Boroughs - Barnet, Brent, Ealing, Hammersmith & Fulham, Harrow, Hounslow, Kensington and Chelsea, Merton, Richmond, Wandsworth, Westminster - and Hertfordshire.

We are rated Good by the Care Quality Commission and are ranked among top NHS employers. Community healthcare is our focus and our passion. We champion the role of community health professionals to make sure our patients get great care closer to home.

With COVID-19 continuing to play a major part in all our everyday lives, we are expanding our capacity over the winter period and need your support to help deliver excellent care to our patients. We can offer ad-hoc shifts and/or longer-term placements through our Staff Bank, to work around your commitments.

We are looking for healthcare assistants with enthusiasm, drive and a real commitment to help us strive to achieve the best possible care for our service users. If you have some experience of providing personal care and would like the challenge of working with patients who have a variety of needs, including Rehabilitation, this role will offer you the opportunity to make a real difference to the patients in our community units.

We want to hear from you if you have the communication, diplomacy and attention to detail we are looking for. You will be responsible for supporting the delivery of effective evidenced based care and supporting our patients, their families and carers, this requires you to be flexible and able to work shifts that include weekends and nights.

It is essential that you have NVQ or equivalent, excellent team working and communication skills and the desire to share knowledge and work within an inter-professional framework. In return we will offer you opportunities for training, supervision support and also the completion of the Care Certificate which will validate your skills.

What we can offer you:
  • First choice of shifts or long- term assignment
  • Flexible working to suit your lifestyle -
  • Payment directly into your Bank account - no need for Umbrella companies
  • Access to NHS pension scheme
  • Paid induction, mandatory updates and training
  • Register today for various flexible shifts and long-term placement opportunities

Our temporary staffing shifts are calculated hourly and paid weekly. You are paid only for the hours you actually work during any Assignment. Bank workers are paid on fixed third point based on the Agenda for Change (AFC) pay bands.

HCAS: Inner 20% - Outer 15% - Fringe 5% (As per AfC)

Weekly pay will include: Basic pay + HCAS + 12.07% Holiday pay + Unsocial hours (If applicable.

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Just as we care about our patients' wellbeing, we care about yours!

We can offer you:
  • A comprehensive induction into the community service followed by a local induction to introduce you to the role
  • Single occupancy accommodation in Central London - (we can help you find accommodation in London, support you with your deposit)
  • Support with gaining your driving license *T&C's apply
  • Car lease scheme *T&C's apply
  • Flexible working options
  • Annual travel card loan
  • Training, support and development in your career


At CLCH we appreciate and are proud of the diversity in the communities we serve and the workforce we employ. Applications are open and welcome to anyone, regardless of your age, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, and disability. We are proud to say that we follow the workforce race equality standard and 28% of our senior staff (8A and above) are from a BME background. CLCH also has active BME and LGBT networks.

Please be aware that all communications about this vacancy will be received to you via email and text message. Always check your inbox and junk mail folders and provide a UK mobile number if available.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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.

UK Registration

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