Healthcare Assistant

Join our team as a Healthcare Assistant.

Precedo Healthcare are a local caring organisation to work for, and have a first class reputation as an outstanding, compassionate, professional organisation, offering a range of services tailored to meet the needs of each of our clients.

We provide care, including residential, nursing, dementia, respite and end-of-life care. We believe in a respectful relationship between our staff and every single resident, It’s what we mean by ‘person-centred care’ – taking into account the individual wishes, characters and histories of everyone we look after.

We are recruiting for passionate Healthcare Assistants to join our East Midlands location. We are looking for Healthcare Assistants who will interact with our clients residents on a daily basis and provide the highest standards of person centred care, ensuring the best possible standard of care at all times.

This will involve undertaking a range of duties, including

Helping residents to get up from & return to bed
Assisting with dressing & personal hygiene
Serving meals and assisting with feeding where necessary
Assisting residents to walk around the home and participate in activities and events that are taking place.
In addition, you will help to maintain the dignity, privacy, individuality, rights and choices of each resident in everything you do.

We offer a competitive Salary plus the following benefits:

Pension contribution
Flexible working opportunities
Maternity, paternity and adoption leave
Free onsite car parking
Free training and Uniform
24 Hour Out Of Hours service
Refer a Friend Scheme

Skills/Qualifications:

NVQ Level 2 in Care is desirable but not essential
Experience of caring for older people gained at work
To have an understanding of the needs of older people in residential and nursing settings is desirable
Ability to communicate effectively and work with and for older people is essential
Ability to communicate effectively and work with a wide range of colleagues is essential
Ability to use a range of equipment in providing safe care to residents is essential
Literacy and numeracy skills in order to undertake written work associated with the post is essential
Physically fit to undertaken the range of tasks involved in providing a nursing service to residents is essential.

This role is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Work available
10/12 hour shift
Day shift
Night shift
Overtime
Weekends

COVID-19 considerations:
As a provider of care to the elderly community, By law, all staff will now need to be fully (both jabs ) from November 11th 2021. This will be a condition of employment.


Salary: 

£9.00-£10.00PH

Start date: 

ASAP

Reference: 

HCA Shef

Job role: 

Care Home Care Assistant

Category: 

Care Home

Locations: 

Mansfield

/ Nottinghamshire

/ Nottingham

Job types: 

Temporary

/ Agency (Locum)

Job hours: 

Full time

/ Part time

/ Flexible