Healthcare Assistant job vacancy

Job details

Job Ref
13981

Pay Rate (ph)
£13.00 - £15.00

Location
Ilkeston - Derbyshire

Work Patterns
Part Time, Days, Afternoons, Evenings, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays,

Driver Required
Yes

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Job description

Are you looking to expand your skills and enhance your career to include providing Complex Clinical Care or do you already have Complex Care experience?

Apollo Home Healthcare are seeking experienced Healthcare Assistants to support an adolescent male 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 who can build positive relationships with our service users and their families.

Our service user is a teenage boy who enjoys listening to music, dancing, reading stories and playing with his toys; his favourite toys are the ones that make noises and are musical.

He likes playing outdoors on his swing in the garden and enjoys taking part in activities, such as bowling, with his family and care team.

He has an iPad which stores videos of signs to support learning for his carers.

The ideal applicant for this role will have a genuine passion and interest in working with young adults and will be happy to interact and engage in playtime activities.

Essential Experience Required

  • 3 months previous care experience
  • Medication Administration
  • Personal Care
  • Moving and Handling
  • Driver's with access to a vehicle

Desirable Experience

  • Learning Disabilities Knowledge
  • Gastrostomy Care (PEG Feeding)
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Ventilation Management
  • Makaton, British Sign Language knowledge / awareness

We have the following shifts available;

  • Part Time Days & Evenings
  • Term Time - between 3pm - 9.45pm
  • School Holidays - between 9.45am - 5pm / 3pm - 9.45pm

This is a personally rewarding role where you can build on your clinical skills and experience, whilst delivering exceptional care and support to our service user and really making 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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