Nursing Auxiliaries and Assistants
Nursing auxiliaries and assistants assist doctors, nurses and other health professionals in caring for the sick and injured within hospitals, homes, clinics and the wider community.
New workers start around £7,128. Normal pay is £18,717 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £27,494.
- Changes bed linen, makes beds and tidies wards.
- Assists patients in washing, dressing, toiletry activities and general mobility.
- Distributes and serves food, assists patients in feeding and prepares snacks and hot drinks.
- Prepares patient for examination and treatment.
- Performs basic clinical tasks such as taking patients.
Skills employers are asking for
- Reading Comprehension
- Active Listening
- Critical Thinking
- Active Learning
- Learning Strategies
Our Access To Higher Education course is ideal for adult learners over the age of 19 who would like to work in the Nursing or Midwifery field.
Length: 32 Weeks
Study: Part Time
Start date: 2nd September 2024
Location: West Lancashire College