Healthcare Support Worker Jobs

Healthcare Support Worker jobs can work within hospital or community settings under the guidance of a qualified healthcare professional. Healthcare Support Worker jobs can be very varied depending upon the area in which the person is employed.

The various types of duties that healthcare support worker jobs will undertake include washing and dressing of patients, feeding the patients, toileting, helping patients to mobilise and bed making. Healthcare support workers are generally employed to assist with the patients overall comfort.

Occasionally, healthcare support worker jobs are trained by nursing staff in monitoring patients conditions i.e. taking temperatures, pulse, respiration's and weight.

Healthcare support worker jobs may have the opportunity to obtain an NVQ qualification in care up to Level 3.  Often, if a healthcare support worker jobs obtains an NVQ level 2 this will then lead to the healthcare support worker having more responsibility in terms of the role they are fulfilling.

An NVQ level 3 will meet the minimum entry requirements for healthcare support worker jobs to enter into nurse training.

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  1. Dentist

    Location: Stepps

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Dentist

    Stafffinders are recruiting for an experienced GDC registered Dentist to join our client based in North Lanarkshire.
    Key responsibilities will include
    Diagnose and provide appropriate dental treatment to all patients.
    Maintain patient's oral health.
    Communicate effectively with patients and other members of the dental team.
    Keep contemptuous clinical records ...

  2. Locum Dental Nurse

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £10.75 to £11.00 p/h

    Category: Dental Nurse

    We are looking for GDC-registered Dental Nurses to cover shifts over the next couple of weeks.  Applications are welcomed from both part-time and full-time nurses, as we will do our best to work around your shift requirements.
    Previous dental nurse experience is essential and knowledge of Exact is preferred, although ...