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Healthcare Assistant I Healthcare I Dubai- UAE

Date: 13-Oct-2020

Location: AE

Company: Al Futtaim Private Company LLC

<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">No two days are the same at Al-Futtaim, no matter what role you have. Our work is driven by the desire to make a difference and to have a meaningful impact with the goal of enriching everyday lives. Take our engaging and supportive work environment and couple it with a company culture that recognises and rewards quality performance, and what do you get? The chance to push the limits every single day.

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<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">As a humble family business that started on the banks of the Dubai Creek in the 1930s, Al-Futtaim has expanded to a presence in 31 countries, a portfolio of over 200 companies, and 42,000 employees. You’ll find us in industries ranging from automotive and retail, to finance and real estate, and connecting people with international names like Lexus, Ikea, Robinsons, and Adidas. Our team is proudly multicultural and multinational because that kind of diverse representation gives us the global mindset to grow and impact the people, markets, and trends around us.

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<span style="font-family:"Trebuchet MS",sans-serif">Come join us to live well, work better, and be the best.

Role Purpose:


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">The purpose of this role is to assist qualified practitioners in the delivery of high quality and effective personal care.


Job Description:


  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Support qualified practitioners, as directed, in the provision of high quality care. 
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Have knowledge of chronic disease management that encompasses respiratory, cardiac conditions and diabetes.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Be aware of safe guarding policies, both local and national, and implement such policies should it become necessary.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Respond to emergency situations and escalate to medical team, employing techniques in line with scope of practice and associated training as directed and in accordance with Al-Futtaim Health protocols and guidance. 
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Provides assistance for the patients when required, providing emotional support, ensuring safety, privacy and dignity at all times.


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Minimum Qualifications and Knowledge:

  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Nursing.   
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">BLS is mandatory.
  •  <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Fluency in English (speak, read and write).
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Arabic speaking skills will be an added advantage.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Excellent Computer Literacy skills is required.


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Minimum Experience:

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Minimum 2+ years experience in a similar role.

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<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Job-Specific Skills:

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Undertake clinical duties, with relevant training in the below areas:

  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Assessment of patients at out-patients clinics
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Assisting Registered Nurses and Physicians at the out-patients clinics
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Conducting ECG
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Evaluation and Monitoring of vital signs
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Infection Control Policy and Procedures
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Basic Life Support
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Conducting Bedside Monitoring of blood sugar
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Collecting Urine Samples

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<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Behavioural Competencies<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">:

  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Excellent presentation and analytical skills
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Good decision making skills
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Critical Thinking
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Conflict Management



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