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Healthcare Assistant - Days/Nights

Integra People is a specialist recruitment consultancy, providing quality permanent, contract and temporary staffing solutions to clients from our wide network of UK offices.


We are currently recruiting for a number of enthusiastic healthcare assistants to work either days or nights.

It is a purpose built home that specialises in care for older people and dementia in Knutsford.

You will play a vital role in supporting older people and adults with dementia.


As a Healthcare Assistant you will be responsible for but not restricted too:



  • Meet the physical, social and emotional needs of each individual service user in a way that respects the dignity of the individual and promotes independence.

  • Participate in developing and reviewing individual care plans for service users, this may include residents with dementia, in accordance with the Quality Standards manual.

  • Engage in social care activities with service users throughout the day (and night if appropriate), according to the care plan and as recommended by senior staff.

  • Attend and contribute to service users review meetings.

  • Answer emergency bells promptly, assess situation and take appropriate action.

  • Work effectively with others within the home to ensure that service users' needs are met.

  • Support and work closely with families and friends offering them professional and emotional support, sensitive to individual need.


The ideal candidate will have the following:



  • Experience as a Healthcare Assistant

  • QCF or equivalent Level 2 or 3 Health & Social Care

  • Medication Trained

  • Transferable DBS


The salary for this role is up to £18,617 which equates to £9.18 per hour.

I have both days or nights available depending on your preference and 22, 33 or 39 hour contracts available.


Benefits



  • Sick pay

  • Independent Counselling service

  • Buy additional annual leave scheme

  • Long service award


Please call Elle/Colin on 01925 839 820 or 07985 806 194 for more information about this exciting new role.