Healthcare Assistant

Situated on the beautiful Moray Coast in the North of Scotland, Gordonstoun is widely recognised as the world leader in character education. We have a co-educational community of over 500 students aged from 6-18, who are predominantly full boarding and are drawn from over 40 countries.

We are currently looking for a caring, enthusiastic and flexible person to care for students at Gordonstoun Healthcare Centre. The successful Health Care Assistant (HCA) would be expected to look after students from 5-18 years old who might be unwell or requiring additional clinical care and emotional support.

The successful candidate will be a compassionate and calm person, with a great sense of responsibility and commitment.

Experience in the field of health care would be desirable, but with individual professional training, competencies frameworks and professional supervision that all new staff receive, you will soon have the skills and confidence to provide the highest quality care.

You must be proficient in word, excel etc and have good administration skills.

We are looking for a part time/full time member of staff who is willing to work variable day and waking night shifts. Shifts are generally from 6 - 12 hrs per shift and are on a rotation. This is a temporary role initially for 6 months.

Next steps

Gordonstoun is striving to build a team that is truly inclusive. We welcome applications from marginalised and under-represented groups.

If you would like to find out more about the vacancy please call Rachael Wareing Healthcare Centre Manager- Nurse on 01343 837847. We would be delighted to receive your call.

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Closing date: 25 October 2021