Healthcare Assistant - HCA

Recruiter
Swanstaff Recruitment Ltd
Location
Nottingham
Salary
£7.50 - 8.50 per hour
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
20 May 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Healthcare Assistant - HCA

Location: Colgrave

Salary: £7.50 - 8.50 per hour

The Role:

  • To visit nominated clients, at times directed by the care management team
  • Assisting clients with personal care, toileting, grooming, bathing, (un)dressing, feeding etc.
  • To prompt the taking of any medications prescribed for the client
  • Where directed, maintain cleanliness of clients' homes
  • Prepare or reheat meals provided to clients
  • To enable and/or assist individuals to remain in the community, to be supported and maintained safely in their own homes and thereby enhance their quality of life
  • Encouraging your client's individuality and independence
  • Develop and maintain personal contact with the client through talking and listening
  • To undertake basic day-to-day factual written recording as required of individual care plans
  • Providing social contact, especially for clients who live alone

Requirements:

  • MUST: 6 months experience in residential or domiciliary care assistance (no volunteering)
  • Experience supporting elderly people, specifically dementia
  • Driving licence

Interested in this role? Apply online or get in touch with our Nottingham branch today.

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