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

Healthcare Assistant job vacancy

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Pay Rate (ph)
£10.25 - £16.50

Ilkeston - Derbyshire

Work Patterns
Part Time, Nights, Evenings, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays,

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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 communicates using Makaton and British Sign Language (BSL), along with his own signs.

It is important that those around him become familiar with his signs to identify his needs and promote social interaction.

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

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

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 Nights - 21:00 - 09:00
  • Part Time Evenings - 17:00 - 21:00

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 to find out more.

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