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Health Care Assistant - Tracheostomy Care job vacancy

Job details

Job Ref
11365

Pay Rate (ph)
£10.00 - £14.00

Location
Accrington - Lancashire

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

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 Health Care Assistants to support a gentleman with complex care needs.

We are looking for dedicated and compassionate Health Care 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 mature gentleman who requires care 24 hours a day 365 days a year.

Due to his condition he has a tracheostomy to assist with his breathing, this has affected his verbal communication and requires a patient and understanding care team to comprehend his way of communication by lip-reading.

His hobbies and interests are going out into the community on his scooter, watching TV especially horse racing as he is a massive fan.

We are looking for experienced Health Care Assistants who are passionate about working in care and have a positive attitude and ambition to up-skill and develop would also be advantageous.

Essential Experience Required

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

Desirable Experience

  • Gastrostomy Care (Peg feeding)
  • Oral Suctioning

We have the following shifts available;

  • Night shifts from 8 pm to 8 am

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 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.

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