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Health Care Assistant

Band 3

Main area
Band 3
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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King Fisher Court
£17,787 - £20,448 per annum
20/02/2019 23:59

Values Based Screener

At Hertfordshire Partnership Foundation Trust we are looking for people to join us who share our values and those of the NHS. Before your application can be considered please take part on our online values questionnaire, which you can find below. When you have finished you will be sent a 'completion code' by email, which will be valid for 6 months and required to submit your application form.

HPFT are pleased to announce the recruitment of a nursing team to manage the Section 136 Place of Safety Suites in the Trust. We are looking to recruit Band 3 Health Care Assistants (HCA) to manage the three suites on a 24 hour basis. This nursing team will complement the Acute Care Pathway which comprises of Acute Assessment and Treatment beds, Acute Day Treatment Units, Crisis Teams, Rapid Assessment, Intervention and Discharge (RAID) services, Host families and also Street Triage services.

The nursing team will be led and managed by a Modern Matron and a team leader within the Acute Services and supported out of hours by the Clinical Leads.

The post holders will be required to provide a comprehensive, competent professional and effective service and support to the safe provision of a designated Place of Safety for those detained by the police in Hertfordshire.


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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Sue Hussey 07811 176833 / Angeline Mavunga 01923 633775