Healthcare Assistant - Wards

Spire Healthcare Limited
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Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Healthcare Assistant | Wards | Permanent | Competitive Salary | Sheffield | Full Time

Spire Claremont Hospital are looking for an experienced and motivated Healthcare Assistant to join our established team on the Wards on a permanent, Full Time basis. 

Working in this department requires you to work a variety of shifts including days/nights and weekends. You must be able to rotate across all shift patterns to be considered. 

Spire Claremont Hospital has provided first-class independent healthcare at the heart of the South Yorkshire community since 1953. Our hospital is situated among beautifully landscaped grounds in Crosspool, Sheffield and it is situated 3 miles (about 20 minutes) to the south west of Sheffield city centre.
Claremont Hospital has 42 beds, three laminar flow theatres, 13 consulting rooms, a static MRI and CT scanner, and plain and digital X-ray. The hospital provides surgery and outpatients with diagnostic imaging services.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Putting patients first and providing excellent service at all times. 
  • Assisting the surgical ward team in the provision of exemplary patient care
  • Contributing to the support and monitoring of patients
  • Identifying and reporting any significant changes that might affect the patient’s health and well-being to the appropriate person
  • Assisting with the movement of patients in line with hospital policies
  • Providing personal care to our patients, ensuring dignity and respect at all times. 
  • Dealing with ECG’s 
  • Catheter removals

Who we're looking for

  • You will be an experienced Healthcare Assistant who is looking to progress their career. 
  • Previous experience within a hospital environment would be a distinct advantage.
  • Committed and motivated individual. 
  • Flexibility – Working in this department includes working at different hours of the day. You must be willing to work a rotation of days / nights and weekends.  
  • Experience in the following: ECGs, taking blood/blood pressures and patient observations


We offer employed colleagues a competitive salary as well as a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:

  • 35 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Employer and employee contributory pension with flexible retirement options
  • ‘Spire for you’ reward platform - discount and cashback for over 1000 retailers
  • Free Bupa wellness screening
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance

Our Values

We are extremely proud of our heritage in private healthcare and of our values as an organisation:

  • Driving clinical excellence
  • Doing the right thing
  • Caring is our passion
  • Keeping it simple
  • Delivering on our promises
  • Succeeding and celebrating together

Our people are our difference; it's their dedication, warmth and pursuit of excellence that sets Spire Healthcare apart.

We commit to our employees well-being through work life balance, on-going development, support and reward.

Spire Healthcare is a leading independent hospital group in the United Kingdom and the largest in terms of revenue. From 39 hospitals and 8 clinics across England, Wales and Scotland, Spire Healthcare provides diagnostics, inpatient, day case and outpatient care.

For more information please contact Lyndsay Young on Lyndsay.young@spirehealthcare.com

For us, it's more than just treating patients; it's about looking after people.

Closing date: In order to streamline our recruitment process, we reserve the right to expire vacancies prior to the advertised closing date once we have received a sufficient number of applications