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Date: 09 December 2021
Would you like to make a huge difference to people’s lives, every single day? If yes, we would love for you to find out more about becoming a Healthcare Support Worker.
If you're interested in working in healthcare but unsure of how to take your first steps or if you're concerned that you might not have the right qualifications or experience, then please join our virtual recruitment event to find out more.
The event, which will take place on Wednesday 27 October between midday and 2pm, will provide information and support for those interested in a career in healthcare, including those who do not have any previous experience or qualifications. Those who attend can find out about the day-to-day responsibilities of Healthcare Support Worker role and there will be an opportunity to ask questions.
Support workers are at the heart of healthcare, carrying vital roles that keep the NHS running smoothly. Team members support patients on their journey back to health, doing everything from monitoring blood pressure to helping patients feel comfortable and at ease.
Jackie Humphries, Resourcing Manager said:
“This is a fantastic opportunity for those people interested in finding out more about working in healthcare, perhaps they are taking their first steps into work or considering a second career in healthcare.
“We are keen to support newcomers and to provide them with the skills needed to provide compassionate and high quality care for people who use our health services on the Island.
“Whether you are someone without any experience, perhaps you are an administrator, or working in a different sector entirely - then please come along to ask our friendly team questions and find out more abot how to join our healthcare team.”
The NHS on the Island offer a wide range of opportunities, from community-based roles to clinical roles in a hospital environment, within a supportive culture committed to ongoing professional development and in teams who are dedicated to delivering high quality care for the community.
Visitors to this virtual ‘Healthcare Support Worker recruitment event’ will be able to find out more about the entry level roles, development and career progression.
Virtual Healthcare Support Worker ‘Recruitment Event’ will take place on:
Date: Wednesday 27 October 2021
Time: midday to 1pm
How to join: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org for joining details.
You can find out more about the Healthcare Support Worker role on the NHS website.