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Band 2 HCA’s Days Ward ED Craigavon Area Hospital

Reference JOB-27582

Location Craigavon

Job Type Temporary

Category Healthcare Assistants

Job Description: Band 2 Healthcare Assistant for Days Ward in ED Craigavon Area Hospital

We are currently seeking a temporary Band 2 Healthcare Assistant to work on the Days Ward in the Emergency Department at Craigavon Area Hospital. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting in the provision of high-quality care to patients, working alongside a team of healthcare professionals.

Responsibilities: – Assisting patients with activities of daily living, including personal hygiene, feeding, and toileting – Helping patients move around the ward safely and comfortably – Monitoring patients’ vital signs, such as blood pressure and temperature – Assisting with the administration of medications and treatments as directed by healthcare professionals – Keeping accurate records of patient care and observations – Maintaining a clean and safe environment for patients and staff – Communicating effectively with patients, families, and other healthcare professionals

Skills: – Previous experience in a healthcare setting, preferably in an acute care hospital environment – Strong communication and interpersonal skills – Ability to work effectively as part of a team – Good organizational and time-management skills – Ability to remain calm and professional in stressful situations – Basic IT skills, including experience with electronic patient record systems

This is a temporary position, with an expected duration of 3 months, and may involve working shifts including evenings, weekends, and bank holidays.

Please contact Jane at

Jane Boland

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