Your role as a Care Assistant
Care Assistant roles can be an extremely rewarding field. Every day you will be helping to improve lives, working on the front line of Health and Social Care with a wide variety of clientele. Care Assistants provide support to the disabled, elderly, dementia patients, long-term ill and individuals with learning difficulties, so your role can be very varied and no days will ever be the same! You can work as a care assistant in a residential or nursing home or in a respite care setting. We also offer some 1:1 position in supported living accommodation.
Main duties of a Care Assistant
- maintaining their hygiene
- ensuring they receive healthy meals and fluids
- helping them with basic day-to-day or administrative tasks like paying bills.
The Care Assistant role also includes getting to know clients personally and providing them with emotional support and company, being a good listener and encouraging them to take part in activities and socialising with other residents, all of which contributes positively to their wellbeing.
Required skills and experience of a Care Assistant
Braintree, Essex is located 10 miles northeast of Chelmsford and 15 miles west of Colchester and has a population of over 37,000 people. The district has four market towns Braintree, Coggeshall, Halstead and Witham. The area has it's own designer clothing outlet Freeport (Braintree Village) and a number of leisure destinations including Great Notley Country Park, Cineworld and Braintree Leisure Centre.
£9 - 12 Per Hour
HEALTHCARE ASSISTANTS Are you looking for a new Healthcare role in the Braintree area? Swanstaff Chelmsford needs to hear from you! Job title:Healthcare Assistant Location:Braintree, Essex Rate of pay:£9.00 - £12.00 per hour The role of a Healthcare Assistant: Serving meals and helping to feed patients. Helping people to move around. Toileting. Making beds. Talking to patients and making them comfortable. Monitoring patients’ conditions by taking temperatures, pulse, respirations and weight. The requirements of a Healthcare Assistant: 6 months previous experience A valid DBS A kind, caring and compassionate nature The benefits of working for Swanstaff: Weekly pay 24/7 support from a dedicated Swanstaff consultant Refer a Friend scheme Flexible hours Competitive pay rates Accrued holiday If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please get in touch with Tyler Anderson from our Healthcare team!
Registered General Nurse
£20 - 24 Per Hour
Are you an experienced Registered General Nurse in theBraintree area looking for a new role? Swanstaff Recruitment can help you! Job title:Registered General Nurse Location:Braintree, Essex Rate of pay:£20.00 - £24.00 per hour The role of a Registered General Nurse: Assessing and planning nursing care requirements Providing preand post-operation care Monitoring and administering medication and intravenous infusions Taking patient samples, pulses, temperatures and blood pressures Writing records Supervising junior staff Organising workloads Providing emotional support to patients and relatives The requirements of a Registered General Nurse: 6 months previous experience in this role A valid Nurse pin A valid DBS A kind, caring and compassionate nature The benefits of working for Swanstaff Recruitment: Weekly pay 24/7 support from a dedicated Swanstaff consultant Refer a Friend scheme Flexible hours Competitive pay rates Accured holiday If you're interested in this role, please apply online now or alternatively please get in touch with Tyler Anderson from our Healthcare team!