Healthcare Assistant

Location Chelmsford
Salary £10.30 per hour
Discipline Care Homes
My Client is looking to bring in 3 HCA's for their home in the chelmsford area

2x 36 hrs a week HCA - (3 x 12 hr shifts per week, 07:15 - 19:15)
1x 24 hrs a week HCA - (2 x 12 hr shifts per week, 07:15 - 19:15)

My Client creates places for people to call home and support them to live well. With a breadth of services and expertise to help people whatever their housing, care, or support needs. Our Care team is friendly and we love what we do. We are passionate about the high-quality support we provide. We offer our colleagues a friendly, collaborative workplace and the chance to build a rewarding career with a not-for-profit organisation that is proud to make a genuine difference to peoples’ lives, each and every day

In this role you will be:

  • You will be assisting our residents with their daily personal care needs whilst promoting their dignity and individuality
  • You will help our residents with their hygiene, mobility and physical comfort
  • You will make sure that our residents eating and drinking needs are met
  • You will report to our dedicated nurse team regarding any illness, accident or event incurred by our residents, colleagues or visitors
  • You will undertake observations of our residents and document this as necessary in their care plans
  • You will offer ongoing comfort to our residents who may be ill or requiring care at the end of their life, whilst making sure that their religious or cultural needs are fulfilled
The Successful candidate will:
  • have a genuine interest in caring for vulnerable people
  • have personal or professional experience of caring for others
  • be eager and willing to undertake further necessary training
  • Having an NVQ level 2 in Health and Social Care would be great, but it isn’t essential

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