Home Visiting GP Health Care Assistant HCA

Recruiter
Lifeline
Location
London
Posted
14 Jan 2021
Closes
13 Feb 2021
Ref
1927264573
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Home Visiting GP Health Care Assistant HCA up to £10-13ph North London We are looking for a part-time Qualified GP Health Care Assistant (HCA) to work out of 4 GP practices based in North London and offer a high standard of care whilst promoting, and maintaining, health education and independence to patients within their own home. You will serve a diverse population of approximately 39,000 patients. In addition to a Care Certificate, you must have previous experience in all of the following within a GP setting: To undertake delegated clinical observations such as taking blood pressure readings To take blood tests To undertake Diabetic Foot checks To administer Flu Jabs, Pneumonia and Shingles if required To administer B12 To provide high quality care in patient's homes in line with current evidence-based practice and Policy. Undertake personal care duties (PPE) in the home setting when required during visits Ideally you would also be experienced in Phlebotomy be able to perform Covid-19 swab tests and be able to start on short notice. This part-time position is offered on a fixed term contract for a period of 6 months but with opportunities at the end to train you up for a nursing associate role (subject to availability). The role require you to work up to 20 hours a week but your shifts can be agreed between 9am and 4pm (Four hours per day). The interview process will consist of a telephone interview and a face-to-face interview. This is a permanent position and we are looking for someone able to start as soon as possible. Lifeline Permanent are a Specialist Healthcare Agency recruiting for Permanent positions. We are a NHS approved supplier and a preferred partner to some of the largest private healthcare organisations across the UK. If you would like more information on this, or other, opportunities, call and speak to Scott Blackledge on 02037942272 or email scott.blackledge@lifelinepermanent.com We wanted to let you know we've updated our Privacy Policy here: http://www.lifeline-personnel.com/privacy-policy/ Your privacy is very important to us, and we'll only ever collect your information for the reasons stated in our Privacy Policy