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Work with us and make a real difference to peoples lives.
Job vacancy
Work with us and make a real difference to peoples lives.
Job vacancy
Work with us and make a real difference to peoples lives.

Healthcare Assistant job vacancy

Job details

Job Ref
12236

Pay Rate (ph)
£10.75 - £14.00

Location
Northampton - Northamptonshire

Work Patterns
Part Time, Nights, Mondays, Wednesdays,

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 young 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 in his mid-teens and lives with his family in Northampton.

He enjoys watching TV and is happiest when he is engaging in sensory based activities and playing with his toys; cars are his favourite!

He requires a care team to continually monitor and observe him throughout the night as he can experience nocturnal seizures. He often sleeps well but it is important you are on hand to offer support and reassurance to settle him back to sleep should he wake.

He can communicate verbally however, when he is unwell this can become limited, and he will indicate his wants and needs via gestures.

We require individuals who can anticipate his needs and support him to maintain a familiar routine to avoid him becoming distressed or frustrated.

Essential Experience Required

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

Desirable Experience

  • Epilepsy Care
  • Seizure Management
  • Autism Knowledge

We have the following shifts available;

  • Part Time Nights
  • 8pm – 6am

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 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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