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111 Health Advisor - Chesterfield

Job Field:
Allied Health Care Professional Jobs, Nurse Jobs, Support Services Jobs
Speciality:
Health Advisor Jobs, Patient advice and liaison service Jobs, Telephone/NHS Direct Consultant Jobs, Paramedic Jobs
Doctor & Nurse Grade Type:
Nurse Grades
Doctor & Nurse Grade:
Unspecified
Country:
England
Region:
Derbyshire
Contract Type:
Bank, Part Time Permanent, Permanent
Currency:
£
Salary Description:
Potential £18,940 per annum
Posted:
16-May-19
Recruiter:
DHU Healthcare CIC
Job Ref:
J78-A-18-2877-ASH-D1

Are you looking for a new challenge and want to be part of an exciting team where your role makes a difference? Are you looking for flexible working options including evenings, weekends or overnights?

We can offer full or part-time hours:

Overnights, flexible start time, earliest finish 6am
Evenings, earliest finish time 9pm (shifts between 4 to 7.5 hours)
Weekend fixed shifts, starting from 7am to midnight (equal shifts between 12 to 16 hours in total per weekend)
12 hours per week minimum

Due to expansion we are seeking professional, enthusiastic, well-motivated individuals with a passion for caring and the ability to build a rapport with people over the telephone.

As a Health Advisor for our NHS 111 Service, you will be answering telephone calls from members of the public and health care professionals. Using the NHS Pathways software, you will provide the appropriate response based on the patients symptoms/needs. This could be to escalate the patient calls to a Clinical Advisor, dispatch an ambulance in the case of an emergency or refer onto, or provide, information about other available services

Health Advisors will be required to:-

Work evenings, weekends (Out of Hours Period), including working 3 out of 4 weekends and 6 out of 8 bank holidays.
Demonstrate previous experience in a care, customer service or call centre environment
Possess excellent communication skills and telephone manner
Work quickly and accurately under pressure
Learn new skills and receive feedback on your performance.
Hourly rates of pay are dependent on times and days worked. Current rates:-

£8.58 - basic day rate

£9.96 – enhanced rate weekday evenings/overnights

£10.72 – enhanced rate weekends

In return DHU Health Care CIC is able to offer a number of benefits including:-

Competitive Salary
Generous holiday entitlement
Childcare Vouchers
NHS Pension Scheme
Westfield Health Scheme
Advantage of registration with NHS discounts
Flexible working hours to achieve the right work/life balance
Being part of a supportive & innovative team with scope for progression
If successful, you must be available for three weeks to complete the required training at Derby or Chesterfield (which could include day time or out of hours). A further 3 weeks will be required either day time or out of hours for supervised practice.

DHU Health Care CIC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Adults, Children and Young People and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Infection Prevention & Control is pivotal in ensuring a safe & clean environment for both patients and staff. IP&C is everyone’s responsibility and strict adherence to the IP&C policy is expected of ALL employees of the organisation.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Criminal Records Bureau to check for any previous criminal convictions.

DHU Health Care is committed to Equality of Opportunity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Click on Apply now to be directed to this vacancy on the NHS jobs website and follow the online application process to submit your application

Closing Date:
27/05/2019

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