Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Salary: £8.91 - £11.50 per hour
Posted: 5 months ago
Contract Type: Temporary or Contract
Industry: Health & Social Care
Contact Name: Ajmaeen Banaras

Healthcare Assistant

Job Description

Healthcare Assistant

Chesterfield, South Yorkshire
Salary: £8.91 - £11.50 per hour per hour
Job type: Temporary

Hours: Full time and part time (rota basis)
Start date: Immediate start subject to satisfactory References and DBS

Barker Ross Health and Social Care currently have an amazing opportunity for healthcare assistants to join one of our client teams in Chesterfield in South Yorkshire. They have various hours available including, full-time, and part-time. Shifts will be based on rota and will include mornings, afternoons, evenings, weekends, sleep-ins and waking nights. This role will involve supporting adults and older people with learning disabilities, physical disabilities and challenging behaviour within their own homes or assisted living services.

Job details:

  • Providing high standards of care and support for service users, in line with care and support plans, compliance with CQC regulations and the care & support policies and procedures
  • Identifying needs and preferences for each individual and providing personal care
  • Assist in the safe lifting, transferring, repositioning and movement of clients
  • Supporting young adults and adults with learning disabilities, physical disabilities, complex needs and challenging behaviour within a supported living environment
  • Hoisting and moving and handling may also be involved
  • Encourage good community relationships
  • Accurately report, record and maintain records as required and working to care plans
  • Work shifts to the needs of the residents, including; weekends, sleep-ins and night cover
  • Assist with all aspects of catering and domestic duties as required within a homely environment
  • Report any deficiencies in the service of whatever nature to the home manager
  • Support residents to actively contribute to the running of their home and provide a safe and comfortable environment
  • To contact and support residents to access appropriate agencies for practical, emotional and health advice e.g. Dentist, GP
  • Arranging day trips, attending appointment and group activities

Must have 6 months experience within health and social care

NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Health and Social Care

Practical Moving and Handling Trained

Full UK drivers licence

If this is a role you are interested in please contact AJ at Barker Ross Health and Social Care on 0115 9418131 or apply online to this advert.


Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Health&Social Care only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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