Paediatric Phlebotomist / Senior Nursing Assistant

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust626 reviews

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Band 3 – Paediatric Phlebotomist (37.5 hours)

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced phlebotomist to join our busy, dynamic and friendly Children’s Community Nursing Team. We are looking for a motivated individual with excellent communication skills who is both a team player and who can work independently when necessary.

Applicants will be required to undertake phlebotomy duties for children and young people across the city of Manchester, in a variety of community settings. Clinics run across Manchester Monday to Friday, 8am-4pm.

The ability to work well under pressure, have excellent time management and organisational skills are essential. In return we can offer you a supportive working environment and development opportunities.

Applicants must have a valid driving licence and access to a vehicle.

Please note interviews will take place in person on Friday 20th August 2021.

For more information or to arrange an informal visit to the department please contact Kate Broadbent Team Leader on 0161 248 8501.

As one of the successful candidates, you will join Manchester Children’s Community Health Services, part of Manchester Local Care Organisation (MLCO) and Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

MLCO is an exciting, new public sector organisation that is bringing together NHS community health services and social care services in the city. We’re driven by the aim of improving the health of local people in Manchester by working across organisational boundaries.

Our teams work as one in the neighbourhood’s they serve – delivering and designing services in partnership with local people. We also provide key services that work across wider localities and city-wide. We believe that our pioneering approach will make a massive difference to the health of people in our city and we are looking for you to join our team and help us do this.

**Please note previous applicants need not apply**

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Kate Broadbent

Job title:Team Lead (Acute) – Children’s Community Health Services

Email address: [email protected] Telephone number: 0161 248 8501

We may decide to close this vacancy earlier than the published closing date if sufficient applications are received.

Trust policy requires that the cost of submitting & processing the successful applicant/s DBS application be recovered via salary deduction in the first 3 months following start in post. The amount of £26.85(standard disclosure) or £43.85(enhanced disclosure) If you wish to withdraw once a DBS application has commenced you will be still liable for payment.

MFT would like to develop a committed, flexible workforce that is able to adapt to the changing needs of the NHS. We aim to support employees who wish to work flexibly, to allow them to maintain a healthy work life balance and fair consideration will be given to any flexible working requests.

MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve. All individuals regardless of race, age, disability, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marriage and civil partnership are encouraged to apply for this post.

We welcome applicants from the Armed Forces Community.

Please be aware that all roles at MFT(except Medical and Dental posts) are subject to a probationary period.

If you have any personal requirements that will enable you to participate in our recruitment process please contact a member of the Recruitment Services by phone on 0161 276 6198.

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