The day surgery and Recovery unit at Princess Ann Hospital have an exciting opportunity for a band 3 Senior HCA.
We are seeking a motivated and energetic individual to join our small team working with adults/young adults in our day surgery and recovery unit.
Our unit is unique because we care for patients pre-operatively, post anaesthetically and post operatively, this means we achieve a great patient experience and high levels of continuity. We achieve 99-100% satisfaction on our friends and family test that patients would recommend us.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a senior healthcare assistant who enjoy the fast paced environment of a day surgical unit and the acute care of post anaesthetic patients level 1 and 2 on occasion and women post delivery.
You can read an overview of the main duties of the role in the section below: Job Description and Main Responsibilities.
To understand the role in more detail please read the full job description and person specification documents attached.
As one of the largest acute teaching Trusts in England, we offer learning and development opportunities to help you achieve the career you aspire to. UHS is rated ‘Good’ by the CQC and in the latest national NHS Staff Survey, we were in the top 10 acute trusts for staff engagement and for staff recommending the hospital as a place to work or receive care.
We support flexible working and will consider requests taking into account the needs of the service. UHS employees are able to access a range of NHS discounts, are entitled to a minimum of 35 days paid holiday (pro rata), and we offer a generous pension scheme.
Southampton is an attractive place to live and work situated on the south coast, with an international airport and direct trains to London. The New Forest National Park and beaches of the Jurassic coast are also right on our doorstep. The city offers living costs 20% lower than London and 14 schools rated outstanding by Ofsted.
The main duties of this role include:
Experience of candidate; We are looking for an individual who:
Interviews will be held on Monday, 26 April 2021
Our working hours makes us attractive as we close at night and on Sundays and bank holidays. We encourage a good work-life balance and have good team sprit by socialising out of work.
Our passion is women’s health and acute patient skills; we have a good programme of education and competency in day unit and recovery.
This post is for 20 hours per week. The shifts are twilight hours working from 1800-2200 Monday to Friday
Should you have any queries, please use the contact details below to get in touch.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.