HCPC Registered Paramedic (Bank)
Are you looking for a new challenge and a work environment that provides you a rewarding paramedic career and job satisfaction? Look no further. Please see below for more information, including a Job Description, Person Specification and Application Form.
HCPC Registered Paramedic (Bank) *no nights
HCPC Registered Paramedic
Duty Operational Managers and Supervisors
MET-Medical Ambulance Station and deployment throughout the UK (Hertfordshire, London & surrounding counties)
£20 per hour
To respond using emergency driving skills and manage emergency calls/incidents as allocated including emergencies, urgent calls, inter-hospital transfers and other allocated operational details commensurate with their role and responsibilities.
At all times, provide specialist, clinical, social and holistic care to patients in a pre-hospital environment.
Handling Prescribing and administering, non–prescription, prescription and controlled drugs
Provide patient assessment and treatment in line with the scope of practice and within MET-Medical guidelines. To ensure that patient confidentiality is maintained at all times and that personal / clinical information is only disclosed in accordance with MET-Medical policy, procedure and protocol and in accordance with Caldicott regulations, whilst ensuring that all appropriate information is recorded in a timely and efficient manner.
Job Specific Responsibilities
To ensure informed consent is obtained before treatment or intervention is undertaken and to ensure that the communication of information between self, the patient and colleagues is handled, sensitively, clearly, pro-actively and in a manner mindful of patient confidentiality
To ensure the efficient use of medical supplies, maintaining adequate supplies throughout the shift, ensuring single use items are used according to protocols and ensuring that all clinical waste is disposed of according to MET-Medical policy and current legislation. To practice in accordance with protocol and current legislation governing the use of medicines and prescription only medicines, in relation to the storage and security of such items both while operational and on station.
Receive and interpret information from patients, carers, Healthcare Professionals and other Emergency Services and ensure clear and legible notes are made on the PRF’s (Patient Record Forms) and handed over correctly to the receiving department ensuring continuity of care throughout
Use of the appropriate knowledge and skills in order to make professional judgements, whilst autonomously conducting the appropriate diagnostic procedures and treatments, safely to the appropriate level of training and competency
For more information, please click on the link below for the Job Description and Application form. Alternatively, please complete the online form at the bottom of the page and all information will be emailed to you.
Job Description – HCPC Paramedic
Application From – HCPC Paramedic: – If you download and complete please send to firstname.lastname@example.org
Essential / Experience:
Qualified Paramedic with current HCPC registration for a minimum 12 months
Hold a valid EU Driving License (No more than 3 endorsement points)
C1 Category licence
Evidence of Continual Professional Development
Current IHCD or equivalent D1 & D2 driving qualification (current advance driving)
Up to date continuing professional development portfolio
Effective social skills gained from experience, dealing with the public
Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
Knowledge / Skills / Ability
Ability to carry out manual handling including the lifting of patients and equipment
Good knowledge of current operational procedures and clinical practices
Good verbal, listening and written communication skills
Able to communicate across wide demographic boundaries in an appropriate manner
Demonstrate the ability and commitment to providing high quality patient care, appropriate to patient needs
Able to operate all appropriate information systems in an efficient and effective manner relevant to this post
Respects and applies patient confidentiality at all times
Displays good diplomatic skills, is tactful and discreet.
Good organisational skills, is able to identify priority pathways and act effectively under pressure
Able to produce accurate records in accordance with MET-Medical policy.
Is self-motivated with ability to work within occupational guidelines
Displays excellent attention to detail
Maintains a flexible and proactive approach to work
Demonstrate a commitment to team working
Equality and Diversity
MET-Medical are committed to providing equal opportunities in employment and to avoiding unlawful discrimination in employment. In endeavouring to become an equal opportunity employer we intend that no job applicant or employee shall receive less favourable treatment because of their gender, marital or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, colour, race, ethnic origin, religion, disability or age; not be disadvantaged by any other conditions or requirements which are irrelevant.
There will be equal opportunities in the recruitment, training and development and promotion of employees. MET-Medical strives to ensure that the work environment is free of harassment and bullying and that everyone is treated with dignity and respect is an important aspect of ensuring equal opportunities in employment.
Data Protection Act
All staff must comply with the Data Protection Act and must not disclose personal information regarding patients or other employees to unauthorised personnel. Staff must ensure that patient documents are secure (this includes handwritten or printed job sheets) and are not accessible to other parties
|Location||MET Medical Ambulance Station (St. Albans), surrounding counties, London and the South.|
|Rate||£20 per hour|