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Greenway Community Practice
Bristol BS10 6AF
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Health Care Assistant to join our friendly team at Greenway Community Practice.
We are a Practice of 5 Partners and 3 GPs, with a patient list size of just over 9,000. We are proud to have been voted 3 times the ‘Best GP Practice in Bristol’, in the GP patient survey.
We have one of the best patient recommendation scores on NHS choices, of over 97% of patients recommending our service that includes same day appointments, GPs who run personal lists and we have one of the lowest patients to GP ratios in the area. We have recently been rated overall ‘Outstanding’ by the CQC.
The opportunity has arisen for an experienced, friendly and motivated individual to join our Nursing team as Health Care Assistant. The post may also suit an experienced phlebotomist who is keen to develop into a HCA role.
Working alongside the Treatment Room Nurses, the successful applicant will project a positive and friendly image to patients and visitors both in person and on the telephone. Experience of infection control processes and regulatory frameworks is essential.
This role would suit someone who is well organised, remains calm under pressure and who strives to deliver a high standard of patient care.
For this 20+hrs per week part time position, an hourly rate of between £9.30 – £10.00 per hour is on offer, commensurate with experience, together with an NHS pension and a generous holiday allowance.
Specific job responsibilities include;
· BP monitoring
· Height/weight (BMI) monitoring
· New patient health checks
· Obtaining pathology samples, swabs, urine, blood etc.
· Giving advice on smoking, diet and health promotion
· Giving injections with a patient specific directive
· Baby Checks/1st Imms
· Mental Health Reviews
· Wound Care
If you wish to discuss the role, please call our Lead Nurse Lori Adams on 0117 9598939
If this sounds like a role you would enjoy, please apply by sending your CV with a covering letter to Kate Barnes, Practice Business Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications is Friday 16th April 2021 with interviews week commencing 19th April 2021.