Paramedic Practitioner

  • Job Reference: 00027343-1
  • Date Posted: 14 November 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Liverpool
  • Salary: £30.00 to £40.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

PARAMEDIC ROLE - SUPPORT THE NHS THROUGH THIS COVID-19 PANDEMIC WITH TELEPHONE PATIENT ASSESSMENTS AND TRIAGE

For over 6 years Hays Healthcare have been the primary supplier of clinicians to the NHS ambulance service based across the North West. We are currently recruiting for a unique paramedic role which has been created to help the ambulance service manage the vast number of 999 calls being taken because in part due to the Covid-19 outbreak. This opportunity presents a fresh challenge, ideal for paramedics wanting to broaden their clinical skills and a non-patient facing environment.

Your new company

Working with one of the biggest ambulance services in England, you will be based in the Clinical Hub at either their Liverpool, Preston and Manchester call centre sites. Operational 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We require Paramedic Practitioner hours covering throughout the night night and weekends ensuring you have the flexibility to maintain a healthy work/life balance.

Your new role as a Paramedic Practitioner

You will be fully integrated into the Clinical Hub team, where you will undergo industry leading training and mentorship, whilst still enjoying the benefits of being employed on an agency basis. Your role will be to speak with patients that have called 999 but may not necessarily need an ambulance dispatch and ED admission, using your professional clinical knowledge you will provide immediate access to clinical advice on their condition or illness, and sign post to appropriate services.

What you'll need to succeed in this Paramedic Practitioner role

- The ideal candidate for this role will ideally have experience in front line/urgent care paramedic roles

- A current HCPC paramedic registration and be willing to commit to a minimum of 20 hours per week

- You must be able to complete the 1-2 weeks training period

What you'll get in return

- Paid training and preceptorship (includes training on decision support software)

- An opportunity to enhance your professional development

- A single point of contact at Hays from an industry expert

- Excellent pay rates via PAYE or Umbrella options

- Weekly Payroll, free DBS check, mandatory training and pathology services

What you need to do now

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