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Enhance care Healthcare Assistant

NHS AfC: Band 3

Main area
Enhance Care
NHS AfC: Band 3
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
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Whittington Health NHS Trust
Employer type
Whittington Hospital
£18,813 - £20,795 per annum excl HCA
29/02/2020 23:59

Whittington Health NHS Trust received a ‘good’ overall inspection from the CQC in April 2016, rated ‘good’ in a national review of openness and transparency standards across NHS trusts in England and ranked 78 out of 230 NHS Trusts overall.

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Enhanced Care Support Assistant

The Whittington Hospital serves a diverse local community of North London.

We are a busy but friendly North London hospital; our recent CQC inspection in December 2015 praised the development and development opportunities for staff, as well as the outstanding work in caring and protecting our patients.

As a member of this new Enhanced Care Support Team, you will be providing enhanced care support for a variety of patients. You will be given enhanced training to develop your skills and knowledge with working with a variety of patients whose conditions include those with mental health problems, dementia, delirium who may also have a high risk of falling.

We are looking for dedicated, compassionate and dynamic healthcare assistants with acute hospital experience to join the team.

We are renowned for our positive culture and commitment to patient safety and we are looking for the best staff to continue achieving these high standards.

If you are committed to improving and delivering excellent patient care we look forward to hearing from you.

Post holders would be expected to rotate onto days, nights and weekends and will be assigned to different wards as needs demand.

We will be holding an open day on 14/02/2020 for the recruitment of this new team, offering you the opportunity to meet us and explore this exciting opportunity.



Interview will be on the 12th March 2020

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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

Joanne Eardley

Senior Practice Development Nurse

0207 288 5184

If you have problems applying, contact

Whittington Health NHS Trust
Magdala Avenue
N19 5NF
0207 288 3762