Your role as a Healthcare Assistant
Healthcare 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. Healthcare 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 healthcare 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 Healthcare 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 Healthcare 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 Healthcare Assistant
Long known as Britain's Gateway to Europe, with over 70,000 registered businesses, Kent offers a great place to find work - with an unemployment rate of 2.4% - lower than the national average.
The county of Kent has a population of over 155 Million people, with towns including Dartford, Swanley, Maidstone, Sevenoaks, Ashford and Folkestone all having great transport links to London and the coast.
The county has a lot to offer it's residents and visitors, with miles of open countryside, quaint coastal towns and lifestyle destinations such as Bluewater Shopping Centre. You don't get a much better way to relax in your downtime than sitting in a Kentish pub garden with the sun shining down on you, enjoying the fresh countryside air that the garden of England offers.
£9 Per Hour
Swanstaff Recruitment are urgently looking for two warehouse assistants to pick and pack for a warehouse in Dartford with an immediate start. Job title:Warehouse Assistant Location:Dartford, Kent Rate of pay:£9.00 per hour The role of a Warehouse Assistant You will be expected to hit the ground running as it’s a busy time for the business and so Previous experience in a warehouse picking and packing as well as food production is a must. The manager is looking for someone that has a good eye for detail as part of the job role includes weighing items and happy to work in a small but very productive team. Heavy lifting is not required. The requirements of a Warehouse Assistant: The hours of work will be 09.00am-17.00pm daily, Monday to Friday. This is a temp to perm role and so if expectations are met a permanent contact will be offered. If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please get in touch with Lacey from our Swanley team! Looking for a tool to help you with your job search? Download the Swanstaff APP now for all our latest vacancies, career advice and more! EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIES Swanstaff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.