Healthcare Assistant

Virgin Care
Competitive salary
05 Jan 2021
14 Jan 2021
Role Type
Start Date
Healthcare Supprt Worker Band 3

Full or part time

Wiltshire & Banes

Working with children with complex health needs

The team work over 365 days a year including weekends and bank holidays over a 4 week rota. This post is shift work, mainly night duty with some day care available.

Night duty enhancements apply and a competetive rate paid for mileage.

Are youa dedicated, thoughtful, confident and caring health care support worker who strives for excellence in your job role?

Do you want to be part of a team who provides gold standard nursing care to children with complex health needs and who make you feel valued every day?

Feel Proud

As a Health care support worker working in Wiltshire and Banes you'll join a team who are dedicated to providing excellent holistic cae to children with a range of complex healtrh needs . We are proud to work alongside families and other agencies to promote inclusion and quality of life to children whose lives may be life limited.

Your days will be varied and rewarding working alonside children with a various health needs. The children the team support can have Rspiratory conditions, including CPAP/BIPAP, Enteral feeding/Complex Epilepsy and those who are totally technbology dependent and life limited. The team support to enable them to reach their full potential.

You will have an interest in complex needs nursing of children, NVQ3 or similar, however we provide full training and a passion for this role is the quality we seek.

Feel Valued

You will feel valued as a Health care support worker and wil recieverewards and benefits as below:
  • Competitive salary of between £ 19,737 and £21,142 depending on experience.
  • Flexible working to provide you with that true work / life balance
  • Access to Virgin Tribe - our staff benefits scheme which grants you access to premier offers and discount off all Virgin products including flights, holidays, gyms and media, along with regular competitions and giveaways.
  • Feel the difference fund - a £100,000 fund to bring 'Feel the difference' to life, giving every employee a chance to have their thoughts and ideas heard.
  • Access to MyWellness - a health and lifestyle platform covering mental health awareness and support, healthy recipes & activity challenges
  • Access to bespoke career pathways and opportunities to continue your professional development. Within this role you can progress to an apprenticeship to become an assistant practitoner.
  • Plus the benefits you'd expect from working with VCL providing NHS services, such as team away days, full training and great support in your journey.

Feel the Difference

Virgin Care partner with the NHS and local authorities, providing high quality care for more than 1 million people each year up and down the country. We are an ambitious, forward thinking and passionate company who strive to make a real difference to people and our colleagues. We re-invest all of the money we earn to improve the experience, deliver ambitious transformations and empower all of our colleagues to make the changes, no matter how big or small, that make a real difference.

So why not click apply to find out where your journey with Virgin Care can take you! If you'd like to discuss the role further, please contact Carla Murphy Manager Childrens Continuing Care team - 07976749885 or email

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