Healthcare Assistant - Essex

United Kingdom - London and South East region (UK centres)

This vacancy is now closed

Description

About Us

At MSI Reproductive Choices we are unapologetically pro-choice. We believe that every woman has the right to make choices about her own body and her own future. As one of the world’s leading providers of contraception and safe abortion care, we give women the means to do so. Across 37 countries, we provide high quality, safe services, and work with advocacy to create an enabling environment, so every client has safe access to services when and where they are needed. Because when a woman can determine her own future, she can contribute to creating a better, more sustainable future for everyone.

MSI Reproductive Choices is committed to creating an inclusive environment with a workforce which is representative of the communities we serve. We’re proud to be an equal opportunities employer and give equal consideration to all qualified applicants without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or age. We are committed to promoting equality and safeguarding the welfare of all team members and clients, with a focus on vulnerable groups.  

About the role

Day-to-day you will prepare clinical areas for each list and ensure they are kept tidy throughout the day as well as eventually progressing to providing our clients with abdominal ultrasound scans and consultations (training will be provided). There are many opportunities for the right individual who is motivated and wished to take on additional responsibilities. We offer a varied range of clinical courses and e-learning programmes to enable you to play a vital role alongside our trained nurses and doctors in the care of women and young adults seeking help and support.

About you

In order to be successful in the role you will:

    • Have completed your Level 3 NVQ (highly desirable)
    • Currently be working as a Healthcare Assistant either within the NHS or privately (essential)
    • Be pro-choice on abortion
    • IT literate - word, excel and experience of learning an in-house system is advantageous
    • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Be an active problem solver
    • Have an organised mindset and empathetic yet resilient nature
    • Flexible and willing to travel to other centres in the region when required.

For more information about the role, please view the job framework on our website.

Location: Essex

Part-time: 37.5 hours

Contract type: Permanent

Salary: £21,000 (FTE)

Closing date: 30th September 2021 (midnight GMT). Interviews may take place before this date for exceptional candidates.

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and post holders to share this commitment


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