Healthcare Assistant

Location: CARE Birmingham

Contract Type: Full Time

Closing Date: 01 November 2020

Salary: Competitive including benefits

Specific Hours: Full Time

Healthcare Assistant

It’s our approach that sets us apart. Our patients need for family is always at the heart of our work, and we do everything we can to give as many people as possible the chance to have a family of their own. That’s why at CARE our approach to quality is at the heart of everything we do and as a Healthcare Assistant you will be a critical part of improving our patient’s chances of success to have a family.

As a Healthcare Assistant you will play an active part to assist the clinical and non-clinical team to provide a high standard of care to patients undergoing fertility investigations and treatment. You will be hands- on by assisting with the monitoring of treatment cycles. You also work with lots of internal colleagues including liaising with medical, nursing, ultrasound, scientific and secretarial staff.

You will be an integral part of a passionate team that strives to further develop and research leading fertility practices to give everyone one the best chance of having a baby.

If you are driven, great with people, down to earth and not shy of getting stuck in, this could be just the role for you. We offer unrivalled opportunities and this is an excellent role in which to further develop your career at CARE Fertility.

The Role

  • Assist the clinical and non-clinical team to provide a high standard of care to patients undergoing fertility investigations and treatment
  • Maintain effective communication with both patients and colleagues to ensure an excellent patient journey
  • Undertake phlebotomy i.e. take blood samples from patients according to CARE protocols
  • Assist with the taking of patient’s height, weight and blood pressures
  • Contribute to internal and external audits and inspection
  • Maintain patient/ clinic records and book appointments
  • Work within legislative and policy guidelines

Who you are

Great team player? Real people person? Someone who loves helping others? As well as being passionate about patient care, you’ll need the following skills:

  • Qualified to GCSE standard
  • Proven customer service experience ideally within a hospital or clinic
  • The ability to communicate well with colleagues and patients
  • Excellent verbal and numerical skills with a keen eye for detail
  • Self- starter
  • Act as a CARE Fertility ambassador
  • A desire for continuous personal and professional development attending appropriately identified courses and conferences

What we’ll do for you

In a culture where hard work and great results are recognised, you can look forward to a competitive salary. That’s on top of a pension scheme, life assurance, and a range of other benefits. 

The Company

CARE Fertility is the one of the largest independent providers of fertility treatments in the world and draw on the knowledge of our wider team of over60 dedicated doctors, embryologists, nurses and support staff who all work together to ensure our patients get the very best chance of success.

Our excellent service to our patients has allowed for market growth which means we continuously seek new and fresh talent to complement our current team as well as developing our people to reach their full potential. Join our team and look forward to a challenging and rewarding role, with great results bringing great opportunity for recognition and promotion with the CARE Group.

This post is subject to a enhanced DBS check.

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