Night Health Care Assistant
Based in Horsham, Christ’s Hospital is a unique co-educational boarding school and charitable Foundation which provides first class education to around 900 children from all backgrounds, supported by over 400 members of staff.
School Health Care Assistant (permanent nights)
Required from September 2020 for up to one year
Full Time (3-4 night shifts per week, including weekends), Term Time only
We are looking for enthusiastic and passionate individuals who want to join our team to support care for inpatients at night, for up to 12 months, working on a shift basis.
Playing a key role in the School Health Centre, you will be expected to assist with the provision of a professional and caring nursing service for all members of the School. You will help to provide a first class service to the clients of the Health Centre, maintaining the highest possible standards of care. You will assist with the care and observation of students requiring admission to the Health Centre, including those with suspected COVID-19, the administration of vaccinations and immunisations as required.
You should be able to cope with periodic peaks in workload, stay calm under pressure and work on your own initiative as well as part of a team. Successful applicants will have experience in health care and an NVQ level 3 qualification in Health or Health and Social care would be an advantage.
In return we offer a competitive remuneration package, the opportunity to join an occupational pension scheme for eligible staff, free on-site parking and discounted membership of the on-site Sports Centre.
Applications close: at 9am on Friday 18th September 2020.
Interviews will be held throughout the application process so early applications are encouraged.
Christ’s Hospital is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced disclosure application with the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service). More details on the disclosure process can be found on www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.
Christ’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunities employer.
Registered Charity No. 1120090.