Healthcare Assistant Job at Doctor.uk – in Cardiff
Health Care Assistant (HCA)
As we are increasing our rollout of multiple Covid testing Centres , Doctor UK are now recruiting for HCAs to be Covid Testers. Working as part of a team of test operatives, you will undertake COVID-19 testing throughout the UK and support the smooth running of each programme.
Doctor uk is operating testing centres and provided services to business as well as the travelling public. As the travel industry starts to see increased demand for travel, we want to support the public who in many cases must provide a valid PCR test for outbound travel as well as travel into the UK from around the world.
Your role will predominantly include conducting PCR & Lateral Flow testing in addition to the supervision of those who are self-administering Covid tests, providing support and guidance where needed.
You will complete a wide range of general daily tasks related to Covid testing including handing out and collecting self-testing kits, sample collection, recording results, cleaning the test site, as well as ensuring that the testing site is well set up and running efficiently during the day.
You must have experience with PCR and Lateral Flow swabbing or previous experience in a healthcare setting.
You must have an excellent standard of English and be able to communicate effectively with warmth and empathy.
A warm, compassionate and personable nature with the ability to work with patience, tact, and understanding.
Excellent IT skills preferred
You must have the right to work within the UK
Car driver as there may be a requirement to support other locations as required.
Expert training, supervision and ongoing support
Career development – Doctor uk is a growing company with a variety of opportunities for career progression which we are happy to support.
Doctor.UK has testing centres throughout the UK and are committing to helping the UK Government reduce the spread of Covid 19. Our labs are UKAS accredited and equally are approved on the Government lists.
Applicants must be in general good health and at least 18 years old.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: £8.00-£15.00 per hour
- 10 hour shift
- 12 hour shift
- 8 hour shift
- Day shift
Company: Doctor.uk –
Company Location: Cardiff