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Health Care Assistant

Job Title: Health Care Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Industry:
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CA04827TEE
Job Published: August 21, 2018 08:26

Job Description

HEALTHCARE ASSISTANT
Reference numberCA04827TEERegionUKLocationNorth EastSub locationNewcastleFunctionHealthcareEmployment typeHourly Rate Bands£8.51 - £9.00Salaried/Hourly-PaidHourly-Paid
ABOUT THE ROLE
Interserve Healthcare is a leading care provider who puts care at the heart of everything we do. We support a range of clients varying in age and care requirements which can include mental health, learning disabilities, physical disabilities and clients with more complex clinical needs. 

As a Care Assistant in this role duties will vary dependent on each clients individual care plan. These may include personal care, assistance with moving and handling, support with community outings and medication administration.

FOLLOWING SKILLS & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
• 6 months previous care experience
• Experience of working with clients with complex care needs (advantageous)
• Excellent communication skills, written, verbal and listening
• Have a caring and compassionate attitude
• Can commit to regular hours
• Tracheostomy care
• Gastrostomy care
• Ventilation care
• Medication management
• Catheter care
• Manual handling
• ABI
• Spinal Injury
• Epilepsy

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).