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Healthcare Assistant

Band 2

Main area
Women's and Children's
Band 2
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Northwick Park Hospital
£18,957 to £21,710 per annum inclusive
20/03/2018 23:59

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country employing more than 9,000 staff with a budget of more than £670 million a year. We are the first Trust of its kind to provide complete hospital-based and community healthcare services to a combined population of 930,000 in the boroughs of Brent, Harrow and Ealing. Our services include four major acute hospitals including the internationally renowned St Mark's Hospital and community services across Brent, Harrow and Ealing, including Clayponds Rehabilitation Hospital, Meadow House Hospice, Denham Unit and Willesden Centre. St Mark’s & LNWH has a major teaching commitment and we have recently been awarded University Hospital status after being granted membership of the Association of UK University Hospitals.

Our values - HEART

Our vision at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is to provide excellent clinical care in the right setting by being:

  • Compassionate
  • Responsive
  • Innovative

We are clear that our vision can only be achieved by our staff, who are our most valuable asset.

Our vision is driven by our HEART values and behaviours which were developed together with our staff.

  • H onesty
  • E quality
  • A ccountability
  • R espect
  • T eamwork

These values describe how we interact with each other and our patients and must underpin everything we do to achieve our vision.

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust welcomes applications from people who wish to work part time or flexibly.

An exciting opportunity have arisen for a Band 2 motivated and capable individual who are looking to further develop or expand their knowledge and skills to be able to support our proactive nursing and medical team to deliver excellent clinical care within the  children's services at the London North West Hospitals NHS Trust (Ealing Hospital)

The successful candidate will need to interact with children and family's in an often busy  environment working closely with the registered nursing team and will be expected to undertake fundamental aspects of patient care to include direct patient care; monitoring vital signs; performing phlebotomy; obtaining patient specimens; performing ECG monitoring and other relevant tests; preparing patients for MRI, Good communication and an interest in caring for children and young people with a range of conditions will be essential.

The team here are committed to ensuring our staff are supported to access the right type of support and training to develop your skills to be able to work in different ways to support the changing needs of our patient group and the way in which services are delivered here within the trust.

We require an enthusiastic individual with a "can-do" attitude and in return we will support you in your career and individual development.

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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

Jacqueline Waldon on jwaldon@nhs.net

If you have problems applying, contact

0208 869 3384