Children's Care Assistant

Employer
Appcastenterprise
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
11 Jun 2022

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Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you passionate about enhancing a child or young person's everyday life?

Would you like to progress your career by working with children who require complex clinical care?

We are looking to recruit Healthcare Assistants who have a genuine interest in working with children and young people, to support our service users who have complex care needs.

Our lovely young service user is a baby who lives with her parents and siblings.

She enjoys tummy time, is very tactile and likes lots of cuddles and engagement with her family and care team!

She responds well to verbal communication and can recognise familiar faces and voices.

You will be supporting her personal care, moving and handling, medication requirements and clinical care needs.

Our ideal candidate will have previous experience of waking nights, ideally supporting children, however this is not essential as we offer full, comprehensive training.

Essential Experience Required
  • 3 months previous care experience
  • Personal Care
  • Moving and Handling
  • Medication Administration

Desirable Experience
  • Gastrostomy Care (PEG Feeding)
  • Seizure Management
  • Oral and Nasal Suctioning
  • Oxygen Administration

We have the following shifts available;
  • Days - 8am - 4pm (between Monday to Thursday)
  • Sunday Night - 10pm - 7am
  • Minimum of 2 shifts per week

This is such a fulfilling role that will give you job satisfaction every day by making a difference to each of our young service users lives.

Why work for Apollo Home Healthcare?

We specialise in the provision of highly complex clinical care services delivered in the homes of service users.

We are passionate about delivering the highest standard of care and we recognise that our Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers are integral to doing this. In return for your hard work and dedication you will receive:
  • Flexible hours to suit
  • Confirmed rotas
  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Full clinical training
  • Opportunity to work with other service users in the area
  • Ongoing professional training and development

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