Swanstaff Peterborough are currently recruiting for experienced Healthcare Assistants to join our team in the local area. If you have 6 months previous experienced in this role, we need to hear from you!
Job Title: Health Care Assistant
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Rate of Pay £8.72-£14.00 per hour
The Role of a Healthcare Assistant:
- The role of Healthcare Assistant is to support our residents with their everyday needs ensuring emotional, and social needs are met.
- Promoting independence, choice and dignity and assisting where needed with all personal care activities such as washing, bathing, dressing and meal times.
- You will be part of daily recreational social activities within groups and one to one.
- Accurate and maintenance of record keeping is essential to ensure the correct care delivery is being delivered.
- Adhere to all Health and Safety Policies and Procedures
- Adhere to all Privacy and Confidentiality Policies and Procedures.
- Keep your Training current and up to date at all times.
- Follow, and adhere to all current Nursing/Mental Health Guidelines.
Requirements of a Healthcare Assistant:
- Previous 6 months experience of care and support is essential.
- Someone who is kind, compassionate, caring in nature, which is passionate about helping, and working with people is essential.
- Excellent communication skills, and a strong command of the English language
- Is able to work on their own initiative, but also in a team environment.
- A valid DBS.
- Flexible shifts/hours are available, willing to work shift patterns that include Days, Nights, Waking/Sleep Nights, and Weekends- work as much or as little as you like.
- Competitive salary: £8.72-£14 per hour, and weekly pay every Friday.
- Competitive Annual Leave allowance.
- All training provided online, opportunity to gain qualifications relevant to your role.
- Very understanding, knowledgeable and supportive Senior Staff.
- 24/7 On-call telephone line for all staff.
- Uniform provided.
- Refer a friend scheme.
How to apply:
If you're interested in this role please apply online now or alternatively please get in touch with Jade from our Peterborough branch!