Emergency Care Assistant (ECA)

Location
Greenhithe
Salary
21900.00 to 21900.00 Per Year
Posted
09 Nov 2016
Closes
07 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is a CQC registered non-emergency ambulance service providing transportation for NHS trust patients, transporting over 400,000 patients every year. They are currently recruiting for an Emergency Care Assistant to join their team. The successful candidate will convey emergency and non-emergency patients to and from their designated appointments in a safe, effective and efficient manner.

The individual will ensure the wellbeing of patients in their care from showing empathy and providing reassurance, through to assessing and monitoring patients??? physical well-being. Where necessary they will provide medical assistance in line with current training standards.

Duties & Responsibilities:
??? Provide assistance for patients to access vehicles
??? Conduct or assist with patient assessment
??? Dispense POMS (Prescription only medicines) appropriate
??? Ensure that patients have all relevant and necessary paperwork, medication etc.
??? Complete and maintain clinical records for all patients
??? Maintain confidentiality and discretion at all times
??? Inspecting and completing daily vehicle and equipment checks
??? Check and replace equipment of vehicles

Candidate Requirements:
??? Up to date FPOS/FREC3 qualifications (or equivalent)
??? Blue light driving qualification
??? At least 2 years driving experience in the UK on a full driving license with no previous penalties
??? No more than 6 live penalty points on your current license
??? Highly patient focused in attitude with caring approach and good communication skills
??? Must be able to undertake rotating shifts including shift changes whilst on relief duty
??? Able to complete a satisfactory enhanced DBS and ISA Adult First Check
??? Good geographical knowledge of South East London area and Kent area
??? Experience of driving in London or other large cities

This is an outline of the post holder???s duties and responsibilities. It is not intended as an exhaustive list.

To be considered for this role, please apply today!