Children's Care Assistant job vacancy

Job details

Job Ref
13970

Pay Rate (ph)
£13.50 - £14.00

Location
Northampton - Northamptonshire

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

Driver Required
No

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Job description

Are you passionate about enhancing a child or young person's everyday life?

Would you like to progress your career by working with children who require complex clinical care?

Apollo Home Healthcare is seeking experienced Healthcare Assistants to support a child with complex care needs.

We are looking for dedicated and compassionate Healthcare Assistants who are passionate about their job, enjoy delivering one to one support and have a genuine interest in working with children and young people.

Our service user is a sociable young boy who lives with his family in Northampton.

You will be delivering 1:1 care throughout the night and supporting with his morning routine, as well as fulfilling his personal, social, and clinical care needs.

He enjoys being outdoors, going on his scooter and going for walks around the local country park. He also likes visiting the trampoline park and playing Minecraft on his games console.

With all his exciting hobbies and interests, he can become tired very quickly and it is important that his care team observe him closely, ensuring he does not overexert himself.

This is a great opportunity to apply your valuable skills and knowledge to the role of Children's Complex Care Assistant.

Essential Experience Required

  • 3 months previous care experience
  • Personal Care
  • Moving and Handling

Desirable Experience

  • Medication Administration
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Ventilation Management
  • Gastrostomy Care (PEG Feeding)
  • Knowledge of Scoliosis

We have the following shifts available;

  • Full Time Nights
  • 10pm - 8am

This is such a fulfilling role and personally rewarding role where you can build relationships with our service users and their families, deliver exceptional care, and support and really make an impact on his day-to-day life.

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 recruitment@apollohomehealthcare.com 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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