Homecare/Healthcare Assistant

Recruiter
Prestige Nursing Ltd
Location
Halesworth
Salary
£08.50 - £15.00 per hour + Full Driving Licence Required
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We urgently require care workers to join our well established and hard working team. A minimum of 6 months recent experience is required. Prestige Nursing is well known for supplying quality staff to provide exceptional care to clients, within their own homes.

This role is varied and may involve aspects of personal care, companionship, supporting people and their families who are living with dementia, learning disabilities, brain injuries, pallative care, night shifts and various other duties that may be required.

If you feel you have the skills and passion to become a member of our team and you'd like to work with a reputable and well established company that puts people at the heart of all we do, then we'd like to hear from you.

Some duties involve taking people shopping and on social outings, so business insurance will be required.

Job Benefits

  • Free in branch training
  • Flexible hours to suit your commitments
  • Member advantage scheme
  • Weekly pay
  • Care certificate
  • Holiday pay
  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Pensions
  • Continuing support & development

Job Qualifications

  • A minimum of 6 months recent experience is required

Duties of the Job

  • Prompting and assisting with medication
  • Assisting with activities of daily living, domestic duties & personal care
  • Ensuring the health, safety and welfare of clients
  • Record keeping - maintaining up to date reports such as care plans
  • Providing complex care
  • Providing personalised care & support to clients and their families
  • Respecting the individuality and confidentiality of each client
  • To communicate effectively in all aspects of work

Job Specific Requirements

  • A caring disposition
  • Ability to prioritise tasks
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Car driver
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Professional, friendly and a willing disposition
  • Reliable and trustworthy
  • Smart and professional appearance