Calling all Health Care Assistant - HCA - Maidstone

Recruiter
The A24 Group
Location
Maidstone
Salary
£8.63 - £12.10/Hour
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
13 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently recruiting experienced(min 6 month exp), caring and compassionate Health Care Assistants (HCA) and Support workers to work in Nursing/Residential Homes.
Ambition24hour pay rates range from £8.63 to 12.10 per hour. You must be able to work as part of a team to provide and maintain professional standards of care.


Responsibilities:


personal security systems within the workplace according to practice guidelines

health and safety policies and procedures within the workplace, including fire procedures, maintaining documentation, monitoring and maintaining of equipment and furniture within your area of responsibility

manage your own time effectively

knowledge of legal issues pertinent to the role of a basic HCA

Respect the privacy, dignity, needs and beliefs of patients and carers

Act as a chaperone

Maintain confidentiality or information relating to patients, relatives, staff and the Home

To present a caring and efficient image and to present themselves in a reasonable way, with due regard to social acceptability, tidiness and personal hygiene.

wear the agreed uniform in a clean and presentable condition

work within a team with service user/client dignity held in high value, respecting every individual’s diversity, rights and beliefs at all times

act inprofessional manner at all times, being aware of how attitudes and personal behavior can impact on service user/client care and the team as a whole

To participate in the basic nursing care of the residents under the supervision of trained staff

To help to maintain a safe environment for staff, residents and visitors, through awareness of health and safety policies, including infection control

To undertake any other duties as required, in order to keeping the Nursing Home running smoothly, as delegated by the trained nursing staff or Home Manager.

Accept accountability for your actions and behavior

Ambition24hours is committed to providing our clients with the best staff on the market at short notice, and our pay rates reflect this. Call now to become a part of our expanding team of professionals.