Healthcare Assistant/Support worker-Wollaston Stourbridge

Title Healthcare Assistant/Support worker-Wollaston Stourbridge
Categories Current Vacancies
Salary £9 – £10 per hour
Date posted 7th Mar 2019
Location Wollaston-Stourbridge
Job Information

Almond Care is an award winning, specialist, UK provider of complex care in the home; working with adults and children to support them in leading an independent lifestyle of their choice.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to support a gentleman within their own home with complex needs. This gentleman has locked in syndrome, following a brain operation and is requiring  health care assistants to support with his clinical care and social involvement.

This vacancy offers regular stable working hours, utilising a monthly rolling rota.

Working 12 hour Days or 12 hour waking nights:  07:00 – 19:00 or 19:00 – 07:00

Paying £9-£10 per hour.

This is a great opportunity to build skills and knowledge in areas such as:

  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Full Ventilation
  • Bowel and bladder management – Including Catheter Care
  • Gastrostomy
  • Skin Integrity
  • Suctioning
  • Administration of Medication
  • Complex commuincation

Some personal care, Social involvement and domestic chores maybe required.

  • Shopping
  • Light housework
  • Assisting in washing and dressing
  • Taking to social events as and when required

A  full Job Description is available upon request.

 

 Are you what Almond Care is looking for?

Our ideal candidate will be a flexible and compassionate individual, looking for a career in care and able to demonstrate a passion for the role. Previous care experience is preferable but not essential as full training will be provided.

Almond Care believes in nurturing our exceptional team and so if you’re successful in joining us, you’ll be benefiting from:

  • 210 hours annual leave (pro rata)
  • Opportunities to specialise in complex care
  • Full training and support within your role
  • Care Certificate award
  • Regular team meetings
  • Outstanding career development opportunities
  • An opportunity to work for an expanding, forward thinking company

So, if you think you’re up to the job and are excited to pursue a career in care with us…what are you waiting for?   APPLY NOW!    www.almondcare.co.uk

Disclaimer

All applicants are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure.

This position will involve supporting an adult client.

We would like to thank you for taking the time to apply for this vacancy. If you are not selected for this particular position, your CV will be kept on file and you may be contacted for other suitable roles in the future.

This post is exempt under the Equality Act 2010 Schedule 9, paragraphs 1-4.  Almond Care is an equal opportunities employer.