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Health Care Assistant - CGL Aspire Peterborough - CGL2808

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£18,273.74 - £19,333.29 plus R&R £5,000.00 per annum
Closing Date: 
Friday, 7 December 2018 - 11:45pm
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a candidate to take up a Health Care Assistant role, specialising in health and wellbeing interventions at Peterborough Aspire.

CGL Aspire Peterborough  is an integrated end-to-end drug and alcohol treatment and recovery service which offers a wide range of pharmacological and psychosocial interventions to Peterborough residents, their families and significant others who are experiencing issues with drugs and/or alcohol use.

The Health Care Assistant will ensure undertake initial basic healthcare assessments and record in electronic and paper based case notes as required. Report outcomes to Health and Wellbeing Nurse and/or Lead Nurse. Initiate, complete and follow up on referrals to specialist care under the supervision of the Health and Wellbeing Nurse and/or Lead Nurse

This post will also require the successful candidate to engage in training as identified by the Lead Nurse in order to be signed off as competent with a view to completing BBV vaccinations / testing and health and wellbeing checks where required.

As directed by the Lead Nurse, the successful candidate will be expected to receive supervision as per CGL policy and work within a multi-disciplinary team.

The successful candidate will be expected to complete all core training. Change Grow Live are committed to ensure that all staff receive high levels of training to ensure that they are able to carry out the role safely and effectively.

Change Grow Live are committed to creating an inclusive environment, which celebrates difference and allows our staff and service users to flourish.  We recruit the very best staff from a wide range of backgrounds, ensuring service users benefit from our diverse skills and expertise. We always work to the principles of fairness and equality of opportunity in all our recruitment processes.

We also expect an assertive approach to ensuring the safety and well-being of all children, young people and adults, and applicants to these posts will need to demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to best safeguarding practice.

Please note, if you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date, your application has not been shortlisted on this occasion.

All applications for this post will be subject to an enhanced DBS clearance.

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