Band 3 Healthcare Support Worker needed at University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust (UK Visa sponsorship)

Are you an experienced and qualified Healthcare Support Worker looking to join our flexible workforce? Would you like to work at an NHS trust that is committed to ensuring your ongoing development and training of a wide range of clinical skills and knowledge?

University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust (UHBW) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the country, bringing together a combined workforce of over 13,000 staff and over 100 different clinical services across 10 different sites, serving a core population of more than 500,000 people across Southwest England.

UHBW is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. As an equal opportunities employer actively working towards a diverse workforce we aim to recruit and retain a workforce which represents the rich diversity of the local population at all levels and are committed to designing our services around the needs of individual patients and those around them.


Healthcare Support Worker


£12.45 per hour

Job Schedule

Full Time


Bristol Royal Infirmary, UK.

About the Role

The Application Analyst will play a key role in enabling the University to fully gain the maximum benefit from our use of our Dynamics 365 and Microsoft Power platforms. You will develop and support our Dynamics 365 CRM and Microsoft Power Platform based business solutions across the ‘full-stack’, from the front-end. Products include but not limited Dynamic 365 (CRM), Power Apps Portals/Power Pages as well as SharePoint integrations and data connections with our data warehouse.

The post is available on a fixed term contract basis for 24 months, initially based within our projects team in York with an expectation to be onsite frequently. As the post develops and the project transitions into service, the role will transition to the operational Applications Team.


  • As a Healthcare Support Worker you will play an essential role in supporting the delivery of the highest standard of quality care to our patients, working alongside registered nurses and other healthcare professionals.
  • Your role will include a wide range of tasks, from providing personal and intimate care to undertaking clinical observations.
  • A Healthcare Support Worker will be competent to provide compassionate care to agreed quality standards. You will be required to follow stringent policies such as infection control and manual handling policies and keep your clinical and non-clinical colleagues informed of outcomes.
  • You will be providing emotional and physical support to patient’s and their families. You will require an adaptable and flexible approach to enable you to adapt to situations that may change quickly.


Skills and Abilities

  • 12 Months acute healthcare experience
  • Effective and appropriate communication skills both written and verbal
  • Able to complete appropriate documentation accurately
  • Demonstrate an awareness of healthcare work and policies and procedures
  • Committed to providing high quality patient care
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision to a high standard
  • IT skills, basic word, Email, keyboard skills
  • Ability and willingness to undertake appropriate training within given time frames
  • Flexible and adaptable to change, able to work a range of shifts and moving across wards/unit dependant on clinical need
  • Able to demonstrate calm, caring patient manner / attitude
  • Enthusiasm and commitment to working within the healthcare setting
  • Able to meet the physical and developmental demands of the role

Knowledge and Experience

  • Experience of providing care in a healthcare or social setting
  • Be able to work as a member of a team
  • Experience of time management and prioritising work
  • Understands and committed to a caring approach to patients & relatives

Qualifications and Training

  • One of the following; Level 3 (SCQF – 6): – City and Guilds 3 NVQ 3 BTEC National Diploma  Experience equivalent to the above qualifications
  • Level 2 Functional skills in English and Math’s, or equivalent
  • Completion of Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support (that maps to the Apprenticeship Standard for Senior Health Care Support Worker) Equivalent experience


If you require sponsorship for a visa to work in the UK, to avoid disappointment, please check to ensure you are eligible under the UKVI points based system.

Please note that if you apply for a position with this Trust, you may be contacted via Trac or via email. This includes invites for job interviews. We therefore recommend that you regularly check your Trac account and email accounts. We may also contact you by texting the mobile number, if provided, on the application form.

How to Apply

Interested and eligible individuals should please CLICK HERE for further information and to start the application process


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Application Deadline

March 10, 2024 (11:59 pm)

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