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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 - Permanent Contract job vacancy

Job details

Job Ref
12285

Pay Rate (ph)
from £369 per 36 hours worked

Annual Salary
£19,188

Location
Loughborough - Leicestershire

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

Driver Required
Yes

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Job description

Are you passionate about enhancing a child or young person’s everyday life?

Would you like to progress your career by working with children who require complex clinical care?

We are looking for dedicated and compassionate Healthcare Assistants who can support our two young service users with their complex care needs.

In return, we can offer a permanent position of 36 hours per week, plus additional hours if wanted.

Both children live with their families in Loughborough and are located within close proximity of each other.

We have a mixture of days, evenings and waking night shifts available.

On an evening you will be supporting after school with activities, mealtimes, and their bedtime routines.

Throughout the night you will be responsible for carrying out observations and tending to their clinical and personal care needs as required.

Our first service user is young girl who enjoys keeping up with the latest fashion and beauty trends. - She also takes part in modelling shoots for the NHS, which she really enjoys.

Drama is another of her interests and she loves attending her local drama group where she takes part in plays and enjoys socialising with her friends.

Our second service user is a young boy who likes to watch TV & DVDs, listen to audiobooks, and loves stories being read to him.

He enjoys general play at home, going for walks to the park and accessing the community. He also attends boys brigade, which he is looking forward to resuming when restrictions are eased.

Applicants must have a genuine passion for working with children and young people and be happy to engage in the things they enjoy.

You will be passionate about care, enjoy delivering one to one support and be able to build positive relationships with our service users and their families.

Essential Experience Required

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

Desirable Experience

  • Working with children and young people
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Nebuliser Care
  • Ventilation Management
  • Oral Suctioning
  • Cough Assist
  • Bowel Management
  • Drivers with access to a vehicle

Shifts Available

  • Days – 8:30am – 3:30pm
  • Evenings – 4pm – 9pm
  • Waking Nights – between 9pm -7:30am
  • This is a permanent position of 36 hours per week, supporting both service users
  • Additional hours are available if wanted

This is such a fulfilling role that will give you job satisfaction by making a difference to each of our service users lives.

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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