Your role as a HCA (Health Care Assistant)
HCA roles can be an extremely rewarding job. 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. HCA's 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 HCA in a residential or nursing home or in a respite care setting. We also offer some 1:1 positions in supported living accommodation.
Main duties of a HCA
- maintaining their hygiene
- ensuring they receive healthy meals and fluids
- helping them with basic day-to-day or administrative tasks like paying bills.
The HCA 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 HCA
Healthcare Assistant / Support Worker
£9 - 13 Per Hour
Are you an experienced Healthcare Assistant looking to work for an award winning company with amazing staff benefits and great rates of pay? Look no further - here we are! Job Title: Healthcare Assistant / Support Worker Location: Slough Rate of Pay: £9.00 - £13.00 per hour The role of a Healthcare Assistant / Support Worker: We are looking for dedicated, passionate and hardworking Care Assistants and Support Workers to work across a number of our clients in care home, supported living, learning disabilities and vulnerable adult settings. We have all shift patterns available - Days, Nights, Earlies, Lates Requirements of a Healthcare Assistant / Support Worker: Minimum 6 months professional healthcare experience in UK Own transport Reliable, flexible and enthusiastic attitude to work Enhanced DBS on update service preferred but not essential Benefits: Weekly pay Free training Refer a friend scheme - earn cash rewards 'Temp of the month' & other recognition awards If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please send your updated CV to firstname.lastname@example.org and call George on 01322 474655 for more information!