Paramedic Advisor NHS 111 - Clinical Advisor vacancy

Care UK
29 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Part Time

Job Summary

Are you a Registered Paramedic looking for a change? Do you want a role where you can utilise your clinical skills but move away from working on the road? This role offers flexibility, support, career progression and development!

At Care UK we offer this and we are looking for you to join our community of paramedics & nurses within the NHS 111 service. This is an environment that offers you real autonomy with much variety, giving you the scope to broaden your clinical skills, expertise and experience.

As a paramedic clinical advisor within 111 you will provide over the phone advice to patients with non-emergency urgent care needs. Using the NHS Pathways IT system and your own clinical expertise, you will support the Health advisors within the contact centre and help to assess the patients' needs to arrive at a correct clinical outcome.

Our current requirement is for part time staff over evenings and weekends at our Southall site.

Classroom training is provided, which is normally completed over 5 weeks Monday-Friday 9am-5pm or part time for 9 weeks, over 3 evenings and both a Saturday and Sunday day time. This is also supported by a further consolidation period of on the job coaching and development. Upon completion of training and consolidation the Clinician will be an accredited NHS Pathways user.

Responsible To

Clinical Supervisors and Clinical Lead

What can we offer you?

-Flexible shift patterns
-Flexible shift lengths
-Portfolio development / CPD
-NHS accredited Pathways training
- Extensive Care UK training and development
-Career Progression
-Private pension
-Competitive Pay
-Homeworking opportunities

What is expected of you?

-Committed to working your allocated/agreed shifts
-Completion of NHS Pathways training (full and part time courses available)
- A minimum of 12 hours per week (minimum shift length 4 hours)

Required Skills/Experience:

-HCPC registered
-Good communication and organisation skills
-Patient care and quality focused
-IT Literate
-Strong knowledge of Primary Care services

Additional Information

Pay rates:
Training Day Night
16.64 Minimum of 12 weeks GBP18.49GBP21.02

NHS 111 is the 24/7/365 non-emergency telephone service providing patients access to the most appropriate urgent care service for their needs without the need for repeated assessment.
NHS 111 is designed to improve and simplify access to non-emergency health care by providing access to a full range of services including referrals into community, primary and secondary care services.

Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references and a DBS check. At Care UK, we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities.
Applicants must have the right to work in the EU.