Healthcare Assistant (GP Practice)
Temporary (with view to becoming permanent if successful during temporary contract)
14.00-16.50 per hour / 23,500 – 24,500 per annum.
Flexible on hours (to be discussed)
We are seeking a dedicated and compassionate experienced GP Healthcare Assistant to join our clients team. If you are passionate about patient care and thrive in a fast-paced healthcare environment, we want to hear from you!
**Please note this is a GP setting Healthcare assistant with the proven & required skills, with experience within a GP Setting. This is a vacancy suitable for Care home HCA or support workers. If you do not have the below experience, you will not be considered **
Key Responsibilities (but not limited to):
– Assist general practitioners in providing high-quality patient care.
– Conduct preliminary patient assessments, including vital signs measurement and medical history documentation.
– Phlebotomy activities
– Foot checks
– Diabetes reviews
– Blood pressure checks
– Administer injections (including Flu) and assist with wound care.
– Manage patient records, ensuring accuracy and confidentiality.
– Provide excellent customer service and support to patients and their families.
– Collaborate with the healthcare team to ensure seamless patient care delivery.
– Maintain a clean and organised workspace, adhering to infection control protocols.
– Certification or relevant training as a GP based Healthcare Assistant.
– Previous experience in a similar role within a GP practice or healthcare setting. With ability to use EMIS Web (desired)
– Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
– Empathy and compassion for patients’ needs and concerns.
– Ability to work well under pressure and prioritise tasks efficiently.
– Proficient computer skills for accurate record-keeping.
– Flexible hours and days
– Chance to make a real difference in patients’ lives.
If you are a dedicated healthcare professional looking to contribute to patient-centered practices, we invite you to apply. Please submit your CV detailing your relevant experience to Hayley.Farmer@Lifelinepermanent.com or click apply today.