We're recruiting!

Come and join our successful, patient focused team.
Pennine MSK Partnership are at the forefront of delivering a consultant led, NHS community service for the people of Oldham in Rheumatology, Orthopaedics and Persistent Pain.
We live by our mission statement to keep the patient at the heart of everything that we do by providing outstanding care and support to every patient, every time.
If you would like to work in a dynamic, fast-growing, forward thinking service, then you may be interested in the following vacancy:

Health Care Assistant

Job Reference:  J183-HCA10-20

Agenda for Change:  Band 3 £19,737 - £21,142

Hours:  22.5hrs – 37.5hrs (We encourage applicants to state clearly on their application form the hours they are applying for)


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated person to join our existing team of Healthcare Assistants. We are looking for a committed and compassionate Healthcare Assistant who puts the patient at the heart of everything they do.


As a Healthcare Assistant within Pennine MSK Partnership you will be involved with providing care to patients

  • Within an outpatient clinic supporting all members of the multi-disciplinary team

  • Phlebotomy

  • Supporting the Rheumatology infusion service

  • Supporting patients having carpel tunnel surgery

  • Telephone triage within the Orthopaedic pathway


You will need to be flexible and possess organisational, interpersonal and communication skills.


If you are able to work autonomously, you are motivated, hardworking and enthusiastic then come and join our dedicated team as a Healthcare Assistant.

Please download and read Job Description and Person Specification here


Please download an application form by clicking the button below or apply via NHS Jobs ref:  J183-HCA10-20. 


For further information please contact Sarah Critchley on 0161 621 3838 or email


We offer

  • Annual Leave as per agenda for change

  • Membership of the NHS Pension Scheme

  • Learning and Development Opportunities and much, much more


Closing date for applications:  9th October 2020

Interviews will be held: 19th October 2020

Pennine MSK Partnership Ltd operates a Safer Recruitment process to protect vulnerable people. We will apply for an Enhanced Disclosure with the successful candidates.  For further information on Disclosure please visit the Criminal Records Bureau website at


We are equal opportunities employer who values diversity and positively encourages applications of all ages from all sections of the community.



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