Healthcare Assistant Covid-19 Testing

Location: Derby
Job Type: Agency
Salary: Pay rates from £9.25 to £12.70 per hour, weekly pay
Reference: Derby/COVIDHCA/45
Contact Name: Emma Harris
Contact Email:

Healthcare Assistant - Covid-19 testing

Nurseplus are recruiting experienced Healthcare Assistants for Coronavirus antigen swab testing and finger prick antibody testing within different locations across the Derby area. You would be playing a pivotal role in providing excellent support and making people feel at ease during the testing process. As apart of the team of test operatives we also have opportunities to play a pivotal role in local residential and nursing homes in providing excellent support and care for clients and your daily tasks as a Healthcare Assistant will include assisting service users with personal care, medications, daily activities and leading a more fulfilled life.

Minimum requirements:


  • 6 months experience within a professional care setting
  • Previous experience with blood glucose testing and PCR swabbing is preferred
  • You must be a driver with access to a vehicle
  • You must have a good standard of English and be able to communicate effectively
  • A warm, compassionate and personable nature with the ability to work with patience, tact and understanding.
  • Excellent IT skills preferred
  • You must have the right to work within the UK


Applicants must be in general good health and not classified as High Risk

Benefits of working with Nurseplus as a Healthcare Assistant:


  • Flexible Hours -To suit your needs, full or part time, days, evening, weekends
  • Excellent Weekly Pay- Competitive hourly rates
  • FREE Training - In-line with Care Certificate
  • FREE Uniform after completion of training
  • Refer a friend scheme- Earn £250 for every friend you refer*
  • Expert training, supervision and ongoing support
  • Career development support- Nurseplus is a growing company with a variety of opportunities for career progression


About us

Nurseplus is a national company with a network of branches across the UK. We are committed to supporting our workforce to ensure they have the right skills to do their job and enable them to develop themselves and their careers.

An enhanced DBS check will be required.

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