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Staff Vacancies

We currently have the following vacancies at the surgery:-

Vacancy for Healthcare Assistant

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the position of Part Time Healthcare Assistant at The Birches Medical Centre, Kesgrave. The successful applicant will join our team of GP’s, Advance Nurse Practitioners and Practice Nurses and Administrative Team to provide excellent health care to our patients.

Duties will include (but are not exhaustive of):

NHS Healthchecks, BP monitoring, Performing ECG’s, Fitting and Monitoring 24hr ECG and BP machines and results, Phlebotomy, Ear Syringing, Injections including Flu vaccinations, B12 injections, shingles vaccines (under PSD), Wound Dressing changes and suture removal, Urine sampling, Chaperoning duties, complete further training and ongoing professional development in order to develop their role.

Previous experience in a similar role is essential and experience of SystmOne is preferred, however full IT training can be given.

If you would like to apply for this position or would like further information please contact via email or send your CV and covering letter  to or telephone 01473 624800.

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 13th March, although this may be sooner if we receive sufficient suitable applications.

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