Healthcare Assistant - training available

  • Job Reference: 00095328-1
  • Date Posted: 5 November 2022
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire
  • Salary: £10.65 to £15.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Contract, Temporary

Job Description

Are you an enthusiastic, friendly & hard-working carer who is looking for a new opportunity? Or someone looking to start a new & rewarding career?

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Here at Smithridge we care for vulnerable adults living with a variety of different conditions such as; Dementia, Autism, mobility difficulties, mental health conditions & challenging behaviours plus more. All of our work is located in nursing homes and care homes in Newcastle-under-Lyme.

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The responsibilities of this role will include not are not limited to;

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Personal Care for male and female residents; this includes toileting, bathing, changing incontinence pads, oral care, nail care etc.

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Using manual handling equipment correctly and safely e.g. hoists, wheelchairs, slide sheets

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Providing emotional & physical support

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Completing documentation such as; forms, reports & care plans

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Light house-keeping duties; making/changing beds, tidying up, mopping, sweeping, polishing, laundry etc.

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Engaging with the residents and encouraging them to take part in the home’s activities.

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Performing all duties and responsibilities with a person centred approach

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Working as a Healthcare Assistant can be challenging however it is an extremely rewarding career as you help comfort vulnerable adults in their time of need.

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Smithridge Healthcare works with you to ensure that you only ever work shifts that fits around you and your needs, essentially you will never work a shift you agree to work.

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We also offer training to candidates who have not worked in care before but would like to start. Our 'Introduction To Care' training course provides you with all the information & skills you need to have to work as a carer and is very supportive. The course lasts for 2 weeks and costs £40 to attend, the next course we have is Monday 28th November-Friday 9th December and will take place in Stoke-on-Trent ST1.

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What Are The Benefits Of Working With Smithridge Healthcare?

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Quick Recruitment Process (be activated and working within 7 days)

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Ability To Pick & Choose Your Own Shifts

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Competitive Pay Rates (£10.65ph-£15ph)

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Referral Bonus (up to £200)

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Online & In-House Training Available

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Supportive Office Staff

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All We Ask From You Is That You;

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Have had 2 or 3 COVID-19 vaccinations

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Currently live in the UK

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Be a empathetic, energetic individual

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Have excellent communication, writing and listening skills

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If you are looking for flexible, reliable work click Apply Now or call (phone number removed)