Healthcare Assistant job vacancy

Job details

Job Ref
13993

Pay Rate (ph)
£11.00 - £15.00

Location
Nottingham - Nottinghamshire

Work Patterns
Part Time, Nights,

Driver Required
No

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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 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 who can build positive relationships with our service users and their families.

Our service user lives with her family in Nottingham and requires care throughout the night.

She enjoys sensory based activities, having stories read to her, listening to music, and accessing the community with the support of her care team.

She loves being in the water and spending time in the Hydro pool when at school. She also her own hydro bath at home.

She is unable to communicate verbally and does so via facial expressions and gestures.

It is important that you can interpret her wants and needs to avoid her becoming distressed or frustrated.

Throughout the night you will monitor and observe her regularly for signs of seizures and carry out clinical interventions as required. “ She is likely to be settled in bed upon arrival.

Should she wake, you will be on hand to provide comfort and reassurance, ensuring she has a restful night s sleep.

In the morning you will support with her personal care and dressing prior to school.

Essential Experience Required

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

Desirable Experience

  • PEG Feeding
  • Nebuliser care
  • Oral Suctioning
  • Seizure Management
  • Rescue Medication

We have the following shifts available;

  • Part Time
  • Nights
  • 10pm - 7.30am

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, really making an impact on her 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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