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Senior Healthcare Assistant Apprentice Your Healthcare Community Interest Company

The dedicated Band 3 Healthcare Assistant Apprentice will work as part of the CVD Prevention and Rehabilitation Team and Outpatient Team at Surbiton Health Centre. Providing high-quality evidence-based care to patients in clinics, classes or their own home under the direction and supervision of a registered healthcare professional (HCP).

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Closing date: 21 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £379.55

  • Working week

    Monday - Sunday with 2 days off, days and times TBC.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Sep 2021

  • Date posted

    17 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher
    Level 5 (Higher national Diploma)

  • Reference number

    VAC001712358

  • Positions

    1 available

The dedicated Band 3 Healthcare Assistant Apprentice will work as part of the CVD Prevention and Rehabilitation Team and Outpatient Team at Surbiton Health Centre.

  • Providing high quality evidence-based care to patients in clinics, classes or their own home
  • Under the direction and supervision of a registered healthcare professional (HCP)
  • You will be working as part of a specialist team providing high level of care to our service users

This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated Healthcare Assistant to join our team at Surbiton Health Centre. You will provide CVD Prevention and Rehabilitation services in the clinic, class and community settings. You will also support in general running of the Outpatient Services and work in partnership with integrated health and social care teams and GP Practises. As a community service the post holder needs to be able to travel between different sites therefore a full driving licence and use of a vehicle for work purposes is essential for this post. Reimbursement for the vehicle use is based on nationally agreed scales.

We will provide training as necessary and you will also have an opportunity to become a full-time member of staff and to grow in your role. Personal qualities

  • Being sensitive and empathetic – nurturing skills
  • A positive attitude to work
  • Pride in their work
  • Able to handle challenging situations
  • Committed
  • Reliable

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • A good level of written and verbal communication skills
  • Good knowledge of IT software to include Word and Excel

Personal qualities

  • A self-starter who is keen to learn
  • The ability to work as part of a team in a professional environment
  • Organised
  • Punctual

Desired qualifications

Applicants need to hold Level 2 Adult Care Worker Qualification or equivalent.

4 x GCSE A*-D/9-3 including maths and English or equivalent or relevant work experience and required initial assessment results.

Future prospects

Upon completion the apprentice will be encouraged to further progress their career within the organisation.

Things to consider

Candidates are required to have an enhanced DBS and provide the result prior to starting.

Ideally need to be 18+ with a driving licence and a car (this is preferred but not essential).


About the employer

Welcome to Your Healthcare CIC, formerly part of NHS Kingston we are a not for profit social enterprise, proud of delivering patient-led, high quality health and social care community services for residents in Kingston & Richmond as part of the NHS family.

Working as a Community Interest Company (CIC), our status allows us to invest any surplus or profit back into front line services, where it is needed most by you, our community.

As a health and social care provider, we work in partnership to provide the following wide range of services to residents of Kingston and Richmond:

Our health care community services consist of, District Nursing, Health Visiting, School Nursing, Rehabilitation, Rapid Response Service, Continence Service, Respiratory Service, Tissue Viability & Leg Ulcer Service, Integrated Care Team, Neurodevelopmental Services, Physiotherapy, Podiatry and Speech & Language Provision.

Employer

Your Healthcare Community Interest Company

Address

22

Hollyfield Road

Surbiton

KT5 9AL

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Training

Training provider

SMART TRAINING AND RECRUITMENT LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Smart Training & Recruitment

Contact

Smart Training nasvacancies@smarttar.co.uk

  • Healthcare assistant practitioner Higher Apprenticeship Standard

The dedicated Band 3 Senior Healthcare Assistant Apprentice will work as part of the CVD Prevention and Rehabilitation Team and Outpatient Team at Surbiton Health Centre providing high quality evidence-based care to patients in clinics, classes or their own home under the direction and supervision of a registered healthcare professional (HCP). You will be working as part of a specialist team providing high level of care to our service users.

This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated Healthcare Assistant to join our team at Surbiton Health Centre. You will provide CVD Prevention and Rehabilitation services in the clinic, class and community settings. You will also support in general running of the Outpatient Services and work in partnership with integrated health and social care teams and GP Practises.

Apprenticeship standard

Healthcare assistant practitioner

Level 5 (Higher national Diploma)


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