£25 - £37 per hour
4 months ago
Nurse, Paramedic or Pharmacist - Pandemic Support Clinician
Are you a Registered Nurse, Paramedic or Pharmacist looking for a full or part time job?
Are you looking for a career in supporitng the delivery of the Covid Pandemic Response in Leicester, Leciestershire & Rutland?
Ongoing expansion of Covid Pandemic Response Team has lead to us needing to increase the number of Pandemic Support Clinicians.
Sessions are Monday to Friday 8am-8pm with some weekends working.
Pandemic Support Clinician Job - Nurse, Paramedic or Pharmacist
This role has the flexibility to work in various locations in Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland.
As a Pandemic Support Clinician you will be responsible for
Receiving patients in a polite, understanding and efficient manner.
To communicate the vaccination procedure, putting all involved at ease, giving clear instructions.
Ensure that patients are treated safely and courteously, causing the minimum of distress or discomfort throughout the procedure.
Communicate effectively with all team members in order to work effectively and efficiently.
To work autonomously and as part of a team as necessary.
To check patient details against any associated documentation
Recognise contraindications and complications arising from the procedure and refer to the Senior Clinician or manager as appropriate
To recognise an unwell patient or symptoms of anaphylaxis and act in accordance with current guidelines
To be able to deal with distressed patients.
Facilitating and implementing the Influenza/COVID-19 Vaccine programme.
To read and understand the relevant Patient Group Direction, the relevant chapter in the Immunisation Green Book and understand storage and transport instructions for immunisations.
To help maintain appropriate stocks of consumables in the immediate work area and to advise senior staff of low stocks.
To minimise wastage of materials by appropriate stock rotation and by good phlebotomy/swabbing/vaccination technique.
This role may require you to work across different locations.
You may be required to have a UK driving license and access to a car that can be used for business purposes.
As a Pandemic Support Clinician you will need to have the following experience:
- Working both independently and as part of a multi-professional team
- Understandong of the Green Book