Healthcare Assistants End of Life

Recruiter
Angel Human Resources
Location
London
Salary
£8.50 - £10/hour Training, 24/7 support, NVQ
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
HOURS: Variety of contracted and Flexi-bank contracts available
INTERVIEW DATE: TBC (interviews will be on-going)

Angel Human Resources care department are supporting patients with terminal illnesses and their families. We offer expert care, guidance and support to help them get the most from the time they have left.

Our healthcare assistants work night and day, in people’s homes across London, providing hands-on care and vital emotional support. Angel support people throughout their illness by giving practical information, support from trained staff and being there as someone they can talk to.

The community team are looking for caring individuals, with motivation and passion for patient care with commitment to the highest professional standards. You will be a key member of the community team, providing one to one support to patients at the end of life, within their own home.

Role
You will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to ensure the patient's preferred place of care is achieved. You will be forward thinking, with excellent communication skills and want to positively contribute to the Angel care community service and the wider healthcare team.

Requirements
- Ideally, you will have NVQ level 3 or equivalent
-Be able to demonstrate an empathic understanding of palliative care and the needs of patients at end of life.
- Ideally a minimum of 12 months community based, lone worker experience.

If this sounds like your next role then please apply with your CV or give us a call today!

Please Note: All candidates are subject to two satisfactory references and an Enhanced 2017 DBS Check