Healthcare Support Worker
Level 2 Apprenticeship
Healthcare support workers (HCSWs) work as part of a team providing high quality and compassionate care to individuals. This role includes the ability to carry out well-defined routine clinical duties like monitoring an individual’s conditions (blood pressure, weight), checking overall progress, comfort and wellbeing.
Responsibilities may include: prepare individuals for healthcare activities carried out by other members of the healthcare team, looking after them before, during and/or after those activities in line with their care plan, carry out non-clinical duties which could include keeping records, making beds, tidying up work area, returning or cleaning the equipment used during a clinical activity.