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
£8.50 - 14 Per Hour
Are you looking for flexible work as a Support Worker that you can fit around your busy life? We have full and part time positions available now in Lowestoft and throughout Suffolk! We work with a various clients including Mental health, Brain Injury, Learning disabilities and we also work with homes that care for children and young people. We have various shifts including Earlies, Lates, Long days and Nights and we pay between £8.50 and £14.00 per hour! Daily duties may include assisting those you are supporting with daily activities, feeding, personal care, providing emotional and physical support and ensuring that each individual is livinglife to their maximum potential. Benefits of working for Swanstaff Flexible working - you let us know when you can work! Free car parking on registration. Easy online application forms if unable to attend in person Free Training Full support of Swanstaff office Temp Of the Month Scheme Ambassador Programme Pay enhancement at weekends Weekly Pay We would require you to have at least 6 months paid experience. For more information please call us on 01473 558443 or you can also send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org