Senior healthcare assistant

Band 3

Main area
Hyper acute stroke unit
Band 3
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Southampton General Hospital
£16,968 - £19,852 pa
24/05/2018 23:59

Are you looking for a new challenge? If so this could be the post for you.

The hyper acute stroke unit is a 9 bedded unit within neurosciences. Admissions come direct from ED to administer thrombolysis treatment, where appropriate intra-arterial clot retrieval and commence on the stroke pathway.

We are looking for two enthusiastic senior health care assistants to enhance and contribute to our rapidly evolving and exciting service within our neurosciences care group.

  • Are you passionate about delivering high quality patient care?
  • Are you motivated and forward thinking?
  • Are you eager to develop your own clinical skills?
  • Do you enjoy the challenge of working in a busy environment?
  • Are looking for a position which will challenge and stretch you?
  • Do you want to be part of a focused, dynamic multidisciplinary team (MDT) developing and delivering a high quality service, which is high on the governments’ agenda, to patients across the region?


If you have proven experience in a caring role, an understanding of the acute hospital environment and the role of health care assistant we would like to hear from you. You will need to be hard working, with a compassionate and caring personality, enjoy working with people and want to make a difference to the patient’s journey with us.

If you would like to find out more about joining our team as a senior health care assistant, informal visits are encouraged.

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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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