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Health Care Assistant

Job Title: Health Care Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Huddersfield
Industry:
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CA01116HAL
Job Published: August 21, 2018 08:11

Job Description

HEALTHCARE ASSISTANT
Reference numberCA01116HALRegionUKLocationYorkshireSub locationHuddersfieldFunctionHealthcareEmployment typeHourly Rate BandsN/ASalaried/Hourly-PaidHourly-Paid
ABOUT THE ROLE
About the role:

We are currently seeking a Healthcare Assistant to provide care and support to our client who is a young male with a Neurodegenerative condition and epilepsy and who resides in Huddersfield.

Our client is very active and attends a variety of day centres within the local community and enjoys socialising. During the day shift, the Healthcare Assistant will be expected to be able to drive our client around and actively encourage and motivate him in group activities. 

Day to day duties for the Healthcare Assistant will include; personal care, moving and handling and assisted feeding. Our client is unable to communicate through traditional methods, however, as his Healthcare Assistant you will very quickly be able to understand him through facial expressions and body language. 

Pay:
Pay rates are: £7.50-£12.00 per hour.

Hours:

We currently have the following shifts available; days (07:00-18:00), nights (19:00-07:00) and evenings (16:00-20:00).

Next steps:
Please note; we also work in local establishments and would welcome a call from any Senior Healthcare Assistants, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers seeking work in that environment too on: 01422 399460. Alternatively, you can email us at: halifax@interservehealthcare.com

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FOLLOWING SKILLS & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
• Have 6 months UK paid previous care experience
• Excellent communication skills, written, verbal and listening
• Have a caring and compassionate attitude

ABOUT THE COMPANY
Interserve Healthcare delivers specialist healthcare services to clients in their own homes and in healthcare establishments throughout the UK. We recruit Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers on a national basis to deliver outstanding care and support to our ever-growing client base.

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU:
• Weekly pay plus holiday pay
• On-going 24/7 support from the Senior Nurse Team
• Refer a friend bonus scheme
• First refusal to other care opportunities

Interserve Healthcare is an Investors in Diversity accredited company & committed to equal opportunities for all (Agy).