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Emergency Care Technician (Custody)

Full Time

Mountain Healthcare Limited

Emergency Care Technician (Custody) Earley

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Are you an HCA looking for the next step in your career? Do you want to work in forensic healthcare, making a remarkable, positive, and life-long difference to people’s lives?

If the answer to the above is a yes, then this is the right role for you!

Here at Mountain Healthcare, we are looking for passionate, determined, and resilient individuals to join our amazing teams as Emergency Care Technicians.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work alongside experienced healthcare professionals and experts that are truly some of the best in their field at dealing with medical emergencies.

If you are looking for a career with genuine progression and development opportunities, then we are a company that wants to help you, guide you, and inspire you to achieve your goals.

Shift pattern

Full and part-time applications will be considered for this Emergency Care Technician role. Shifts will run from 7am to 7pm and 7pm to 7am. The full-time work pattern is two day shifts, followed by two night shifts, then 4 days off.

Duties:

The post-holder will assist the clinical team providing embedded and non-embedded clinical care within custody, under the supervision of senior staff. You will be part of a service that enables detained persons to feel safe.

Custody is both a dynamic and lively environment, with no two days the same. The police can detain individuals for up to 24 hours, and within this time we provide a high level of care to detainees and their needs, which can vary from drug/alcohol dependency to acute medical episodes.

The post-holder will provide evidence-based care to detained persons seeking out, listening to, and acting on detainee feedback so that care is personalised and informed by what matters to them. 

You will contribute to and implement care plans and assist healthcare professionals and forensic practitioners with delivering effective care within the criminal justice system.

As an Emergency Care Technician, you will deliver non-judgemental care throughout our custody contract (including attendance at hospital when required).

You’ll make a real difference enhancing the care we deliver supported by our senior clinicians and our policies, procedures, and safeguarding and vulnerability model.

This Emergency Care Technician role would suit candidates with skills or experience in the following areas: Emergency Medical Technician, EMT, care, custody, HCA, EMC.

Benefits

Benefits of working for us include:

  • Competitive salary
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Wellbeing programme
  • Long Service and Team of the Month Awards
  • Career progression, individual training programmes
  • Competency frameworks of support and development
  • Cutting edge accredited and CPD training courses

Essential Skills

  • Edexcel/IHCD training programme, or equivalent (BTEC Level 3 Ambulance Aid)
  • Evidence of personal development in previous employment
  • Evidence of continued professional development
  • Experience of autonomous working
  • Relevant work experience responding within a community setting or within acute or secure healthcare
  • Able to travel for training, supervision, and to support other areas of work as required in role

Desired Skills

  • Safeguarding Level 3
  • ILS

About Company

Mountain Healthcare is a clinically led business, specialising in healthcare and referral services for vulnerable people. Commissioned by NHS England and the Police, our aim is to provide the best possible standard of healthcare, through excellent operational delivery, robust quality assurance, and governance as well as a focus on innovation.

As a leading provider of criminal justice healthcare services, our current contracts cover Sexual Assault Referral Centres, Police Custodial Healthcare, Healthcare in Secure Children’s Homes, and clinical telephone advice. We provide high-quality holistic care to vulnerable individuals.

Mountain healthcare prides itself on providing a healthier work/life balance and we recognise achievements with awards and bonuses! We offer a highly competitive salary along with some great benefits.We are unique, in that although we are a nationwide company with over 400 employees, we still maintain that family feel and ensure everyone feels like a valued member of our team. We are passionate about our values which are to ‘Be Kind’ and ‘Do the right thing’. We believe we can make a real difference to those who are vulnerable within the criminal justice system and would love like-minded individuals to join our team.

Essential Requirements

  • Edexcel/IHCD training programme, or equivalent (BTEC Level 3 Ambulance Aid)
  • Evidence of personal development in previous employment
  • Evidence of continued professional development
  • Experience of autonomous working
  • Relevant work experience responding within a community setting or within acute or secure healthcare
  • Able to travel for training, supervision, and to support other areas of work as required in role

COVID-19 Emergency Care Technician (Custody) Earley

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