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Phlebotomist

  • Location:

    Gloucestershire

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Contact:

    Hayley Bowers

  • Contact email:

    hayley@medgen.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    0333 121 1000

  • Job ref:

    Phleb/Glouc

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    Ongoing

  • Expiry date:

    2020-08-02

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

​Phlebotomist

Nationwide - Competitive rates

  • Could you see yourself working in a varied role for a vibrant nursing agency where no two days are the same?

  • Would you like to work in a rewarding, invigorating and diverse role offering a rate that reflects your true value?

  • Want the flexibility of designing your own working week?

  • Do you want work on a flexible basis with back to back shifts that fit around your other work and family commitments?

We are looking for dynamic Phlebotomists to join our dedicated and highly professional team of nurses and therapists working nationwide. We currently have a large number of shifts across the UK for experienced and professional phlebotomists.

What's great about this role?

  • Join a vibrant and flourishing organisation with a key focus on personal development

  • You have control of your working hours! Work as little or as much as you like, complete flexibility around shifts

  • An environment where you can develop and learn from experienced nursing professionals

As a Phlebotomist you will be involved in;

  • Phlebotomy

  • Measurement of height, weight and BMI

  • Measurement of blood pressure, temperature, pulse and respiratory rate

  • Fitting and recording of ECGs

  • Ensure that patient specimens are appropriately processed

  • Application of basic dressings under the direction of a practice nurse or GP

  • Diabetic foot checks

  • Organisation and distribution of home blood pressure monitors

  • Vaccine/cold chain storage, monitoring and recording

  • Preparing and maintaining environments and equipment before, during and after patient care interventions

  • Assisting in the assessment and surveillance of patients’ health and well-being

As a Phlebotomist you will have;

  • Minimum NVQ level 2 preferred

  • Phlebotomy/venesection skills essential.

  • A recent DBS check

  • At least 6 months recent experience in an acute setting.

  • The right to work in the UK

  • Able to organise own workload and work within time frames and sometimes under pressure.

MedGen is the leading healthcare recruitment agency specialising in placing nurses of all grades and specialisms nationwide. Whether you’re a Paediatric Nurse, Theatre Nurse or an ICU Nurse we have immediate shifts available now