Current Vacancies

Heath Care Assistant - Fordingbridge Surgery

  • Assist the nursing team in screening programmes including:

Measurement of height, weight, blood pressure, peak respiratory flow, urine analysis, taking blood samples, performing of simple dressings, undertaking of other clinical activities identified by the senior Practice Nurse or Doctor in accordance with written guidelines

  • The clinical responsibilities are included in the appendix accompanying this job description, but will only be undertaken after adequate training has been given
  • Provide a personal information resource for patient/Practice interaction both in the waiting area and during nurse/patient consultation
  • Assist patients in the usage of Practice equipment, including toilet facilities.  Act as chaperone support if required by the doctors
  • Provide clerical support for the nursing team including recording clinical information, preparing and sending appointment letters.  Receive and transmit information on the telephone to the agreed Practice standard, with particular reference to confidentiality
  • Recording information both manually and on the computer system
  • Prepare clinical areas, including instrument preparation, for specific clinical sessions including minor surgery
  • Maintain clinical hygiene standards using specialised decontamination and sterilising equipment
  • Maintain and control stock levels of equipment and materials according to the needs of the practice
  • Maintenance of equipment
  • Assist in the transfer and movement of materials and equipment
  • Carry out such duties as may be reasonably required

How to apply

Please complete our application form which you will find in the Current Vacancies page on

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Fordingbridge Surgery
Bartons Road