Hospital Technician

Job Title: Hospital Technician
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Boston, Lincolnshire
Salary: £16-£26
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Great opportunity for Technicians wanting to work in a hospital environment
Contact Name: Kay Ghafoor
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 20, 2019 10:15

Job Description

We are looking for Technicians in the Linconshire area, or anyone willing to travel and stay in hospital accommodation. This is a HALO role and therefore you will need to have excpetional and conscise communication skills with other health professionals. We can offer full time or part time work on a variety of shift patterns to suit you. This role is needing covering urgently, so please be in a mindset of completing compliance fast and working either ad-hoc or full time immediately. 

Essential requirements:

  • Tech certificate e.g BTEC level 3 in Ambulance Aid (or IHCD Ambulance Aid Award)
  • Qualified for 6 months 
  • Enhnced DBS (or are happy to obtain one)
  • Up to date immunistions (or are happy to obtain them)
  • Not have been previously dismissed from an NHS organisation

Scope of Practice

  • Take clinical handovers from the arriving Ambulance crews
  • Carry out observations on patients and continuation of care until a bed becomes available
  • Monitor Datext (ambulance data) computer system and update the nurse in charge of the ETA of ambualnce and the condition of patient on board
  • Assist the ambulance crew with transfers of patients from ambulance stretcher to hospital trolleys, while ambulance attendant carries out booking in handover process
  • Be the main link between the Ambulance service and the nurse in charge