Dorset 2017-08-11T14:57:48+00:00

Healthcare Assistant

Band 2

Main area
Rehabilitation / Palliative Care
Band 2
30 per week
Job ref
Blandford Community Hospital
Blandford Forum
£12,323 to £14,525 p.a.
27/06/2018 23:59





Blandford Hospital are looking for enthusiastic Healthcare Assistants to join our friendly team on Tarrant Ward. Tarrant is a 24 bedded ward and we are dedicated to delivering high quality holistic care to our patients.

The role of the Healthcare Assistant does involve dealing with personal care for patients and assisting in their daily activities. The therapy team are also active within the ward to enable proactive rehabilitation of patients.

You will

- Assist registered nursing staff in providing high quality individualised nursing care to a clearly defined group of patients, relatives and carers.
- Assist the multidisciplinary team to aid patients in gaining independence and mobility in preparation for a safe discharge.
- Participate in providing a range of therapeutic activities for patients

Staff are our top priority and we are a learning organisation who believes in investing in our staff to help them develop personally and professionally to reach their full potential.


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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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Further details / informal visits contact

Gill Wood, Senior Sister on 01305 361777

If you have problems applying, contact

01202 277180