Better Healthcare are one of the region's main suppliers to the some of the country's largest Care groups and require Healthcare Assistants to work in residential elderly care homes and nursing homes in Cambridge and surrounding areas. Our Healthcare Assistants provide support and care to clients with Dementia, Physical Disabilities and/or Sensory Impairment, the roles are very flexible and we can offer you full time, part time or ad hoc shifts to fit around your current commitments.
As a Healthcare Assistant for Better Healthcare you would be able to demonstrate that you have experience of working in a similar setting or have personal experience of caring vulnerable adults, including personal care. Due to the location of the services it would be beneficial to be a driver.
Healthcare Assistant Responsibilities:
Providing personal care in a residential or nursing home setting
Supporting residents with activities and appointments
Promoting choice and independence
Provide physical and emotional support, ensuring that respect, dignity and confidentiality is maintained at all times
Updating and maintaining records for individual residents and following care home's policies and procedures
Healthcare Assistant Requirements:
Experience of providing care and/or support to vulnerable people.
Possess excellent people skills.
Have a passion for the healthcare sector
Be able to develop and maintain good working relationships
Be able to demonstrate positive personal authority
Have great communication skills
Flexibility is essential.
Benefits for Healthcare Assistants:
Pay is £9.00 to £13.00 per hour
Weekly pay via BACS
Ongoing training & development programme
28 days paid annual leave per annum
Flexible shift patterns to suit your lifestyle
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Better Healthcare are currently taking applications from compassionate and empathetic candidates who really want to make a difference to others lives