Healthcare Assistant

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

This vacancy is now closed


Location: Essex

Contract type: Permanent, 37.5 hours

Salary: £20,900 - £22,990 (dependant on skills and experience) 

Closing date: 30th September 2023 (midnight GMT). Interviews may take place before this date for exceptional candidates.

About MSI UK 

At MSI UK, we know that our most valuable asset is our people, and our success depends on our ability to do things well and enjoy what we do, as we provide the best possible care and support to our clients.  

Being one of the world’s leading providers of sexual and reproductive healthcare, we have a simple vision: to empower clients to make the reproductive choices that are right for them. Only when choice is a reality for each of us, can we create a better, more equal world for everyone.

Our client-centred care philosophy means respecting our clients as active partners in their own service, caring about who our clients are, their experiences, and how they feel before, during and after they access care with us.

About the Role

At MSI Reproductive Choices UK our mission is to deliver appropriate and effective care, tailored to meet the unique needs of our clients. As a Healthcare Assistant, your primary role will be to provide personalised care, guided by the preferences of our clients. You will work alongside an accountable Registered Nurse/Midwife, either in a Termination of Pregnancy or Vasectomy setting, ensuring seamless coordination, and adhering to our philosophy of minimal intervention.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide appropriate and effective care to clients, considering their specific requirements and preferences.
  • Collaborate closely with the assigned Registered Nurse/Midwife to deliver high-quality care and support.
  • Support the Registered Nurse/Midwife in documenting client information accurately and comprehensively.
  • Experience in consultations, escorting clients to theatre, and assisting doctors when necessary (desirable)


  • Strong understanding of theatre equipment preparation and stock management.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Compassionate nature and a genuine desire to help others.
  • Ability to work effectively within a team and independently when required.
  • Relevant healthcare qualifications and certifications are desirable but not essential

If you are a compassionate Healthcare Assistant seeking an opportunity to make a meaningful difference, we would love to hear from you.

About Our Benefits Package


  • Achievable opportunities for salary progression
  • Market leading Aviva pension provider (up to 5% employer contribution)
  • Over 4,000 perks and discounts through Blue Light card
  • Up to £1000 salary sacrifice to purchase a bike tax free (including safety equipment)
  • Up to £7000 annual season ticket loan for use on public transport
  • Annual contribution towards eye test and glasses


  • Access to Employee Assistance Programme and Doctor Line through Westfield Health – 24/7 access to a GP over the phone who can prescribe
  • Accredited Mental Health First Aiders to support employees
  • Competitive family friendly benefits to support your family and working life
  • Potential for flexible working
  • We celebrate our colleagues through our national Employee Recognition Programme

Personal Development

  • Great opportunities to progress within the organisation
  • Paid training provided to ensure you are fully equipped to perform within your role and beyond
  • Develop your skills through an accredited apprenticeship programme
  • Training and Development learning agreements available

We’re proud to be a disability confident level two equal opportunities employer and give equal consideration to all qualified applicants without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity / expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or age.

MSI UK is committed to safeguarding: promoting the welfare and safety of everyone involved in the delivery or receipt of sexual and reproductive health services, especially children, young people and vulnerable adults.

We consider applications as we receive them and reserve the right to close adverts early where we have received a sufficient number of applications. If you feel this is the role for you, why not apply now to ensure you're considered for this role?

For more information about the role, please view the job description. 

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