Healthcare Assistant- Permanent Contract job vacancy

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Pay Rate (ph)
£12.00 - £16.00

Leominster - Herefordshire

Work Patterns
Full Time, Days, Nights, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays,

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Job description

Are you passionate about enhancing a child’s everyday life and enhancing your skills in providing complex care? If so, how about joining Freddie’s team!

Freddie lives in Leominster and requires 24-hour care, he is looking for people to join his care team who have a genuine interest in working with children who can support him and his family.

You will be supporting him at the fun filled family home engaging in general play, accompanying him to school and assisting him accessing the community.

He requires committed and reliable individuals, who he and his family can build a strong trusting relationship with.

Freddie is a happy, very smiley young boy who responds well to his care team and enjoys their interactions. He is developing each day and achieving more with the support of his carers and family.

He can express his needs with the help of his communication aids, enjoys his arts and crafts at home and has recently begun to play the Xbox!

It is important to Freddie and his family that he makes his own decisions, and we look for our carers to help support and encourage him while enhancing his everyday life.

Why don’t you read a little more about him and click on the link below

We require you to have some care experience that includes providing personal care, moving and positioning but we offer full comprehensive training with his clinical care needs: This can include but is not limited to:

  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Ventilation management
  • Personal Care
  • Moving & Handling
  • Gastrostomy Care (PEG feed)

We can offer a variety of shifts covering Days and Nights over 7 days a week and require all applicants to work flexibly across these.

Full Time (36 hours) and Part Time (24 hours) contracts can also be offered for this position, along with additional hours if wanted

Other benefits include

  • DBS paid for with all contract placements
  • Up to £15 travel expense paid with each shift
  • £300 loyalty bonus paid after 6 months of service

It is essential that you have a driving licence and access to a vehicle.

Why work for Apollo Home Healthcare?

We specialise in the provision of highly complex clinical care services delivered in the homes of service users.

We are passionate about delivering the highest standard of care and we recognise that our Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers are integral to doing this. In return for your hard work and dedication you will receive:

  • Flexible hours to suit
  • Confirmed rotas
  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Full clinical training
  • Opportunity to work with other service users in the area
  • Ongoing professional training and development

We need key workers on the front line supporting our service users in the fight against the COVID-19 Pandemic. Please do not hesitate to contact our dedicated recruitment team on 01902 847111 or email on to find out more.

Why work for Apollo?

We are passionate about delivering the highest standard of care and we recognise that our Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers are integral to doing this.

Just some of the benefits:

  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Flexible hours to suit
  • Full clinical training
  • Confirmed rotas
  • Onging training & development

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