Senior Health Care Assistant (Bank)

Recruiter
Pure Healthcare Staffing Group
Location
Dudley
Salary
£10 - £13/hour
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
We are looking to recruit enthusiastic, motivated Senior Care Assistants who are passionate about the level of care they provide.

Our Healthcare Assistant role involves:
•Assisting qualified staff with the assessment and implementation of individual patient care plans
•Undertaking routine tasks and activities as directed to facilitate the well-being, dignity and treatment of all patients
•Providing practical support and responsive care to patients who require assistance with intimate personal needs such as dressing, bathing and toileting activities, ensuring that such activities comply with procedures and the relevant healthcare legislation
•Observing and monitoring the well-being of patients ensuring that any unusual physical, mental or emotional occurrences are promptly referred to senior staff/the primary nurse and documented as appropriate
•Developing and maintaining a good professional relationship with patients, colleagues and visitors
•Responding promptly and courteously to requests and enquiries

Recent experience of working in a residential care home & experience of staff supervisions desirable.

NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Health & Social Care required. Level 3 NCFE Safe Handling of Medication also a requirement