Healthcare Support Worker

NHS Tayside

Healthcare Support Worker

Band 3 (£25,468 - £27,486)

NHS Tayside, Menzieshill, Dundee City

  • Part time
  • Permanent

, 5 Jul | Get your application in now before you're too late!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: None

Full Job Description

NHS Scotland is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best. To this end, NHS Scotland welcomes applications from all sections of society.

Are you interested in being part of Tayside Sexual and Reproductive Health Service? A rare and exciting opportunity has become available to work as part of Tayside Sexual and Reproductive Health Service as a Healthcare Support Worker.Tayside Sexual & Reproductive Health Service is a strictly confidential and friendly service working to meet the Sexual & Reproductive Health needs of anyone who lives in Tayside We are looking to recruit a person who is committed to the provision of safe, effective and person-centred quality care.You will work within a multi-disciplinary team and will be responsible for a range of delegated clinical duties and administrative tasks as required across all teams within the service. 
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential, as is the ability to work independently and to work as part of a wider multi-disciplinary team

You will be required to achieve the mandatory Induction standards for Healthcare Support Workers in Scotland and to comply with the Code of Conduct throughout your employment.  

Informal enquiries to: Stacey Ross, Charge Nurse, stacey.ross5@nhs.scot or or Roslyn OBrien, Senior Charge Nurse, Roslyn.obrien@nhs.scot Hours of work are:  22.5 hours Ninewells Hospital and Drumhar Medical Centre, Perth

NHS Scotland is reducing their full time working week from 37.5 to 37 hours per week from 1 April 2024 but with no change in pay.  This reduction will also be applied pro rata for part time staff.  This advert and any subsequent offer/contract of employment therefore reflects the new working hours.  However, as not all service areas will be able to adopt the 37 hour working week immediately from 1 April 2024, you may be required to work up to an additional 30 minutes per week for a temporary period for which you would be paid until the service you are working in changes rosters or working patterns to accommodate the new reduced working week.  If you have any questions or concerns please contact the Recruiting Board.

Short-listed applicants will be contacted by email.   Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.

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