Healthcare Assistant - Sunderland

£7.90 - £12.00/Hour
15 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Contract Type
We are seeking experienced healthcare assistants to work within a variety of care settings throughout the North East.Whether you want flexible work or extra shifts around a full time job, we want to hear from you!We cover a lot of nursing and residential homes in Newcastle, Gateshead, Sunderland, Co Durham and South Tyneside.You must have a full UK driving license and your own transport as well as 6 months experience within the care sector.Job Benefits Free Training, including online e-learning centreFlexible hours and variety of work - work where you want when you wantWeekly payMember advantage scheme - big savings on poplar household namesExcellent rates of payOpportunity to work towards Health & Social Care diplomaContinuing support and developmentCost of uniform refunded (conditions apply)Holiday payPensionDuties of the Job Prompting medication (care workers)Assist with domestic dutiesAssist with personal careEnsure health, safety and welfare of clientsRecord Keeping - maintaining up to date reports such as care plansMaintain regular communication with branch managerProvide complex careProvide personalised care & supportRespect the individuality and confidentiality of each clientTo communicate effectivelyTo work as a member of a multi-disciplinary teamJob Specific Requirements A caring dispositionA strong sense of responsibilityAbility to prioritise tasksAbility to work on own initiativeCar driverExcellent communication skillsGood team playerExperience of working in dementia careExperience of working in elderly careGood standard of spoken and written EnglishMinimum 6 months experienceProfessional, friendly and a willing dispositionReliable and trustworthySmart and professional appearance