Healthcare Assistant - Homecare - Older Persons - 1500 to 1800 Pounds - UK
Reach Health Recruitment is a company specializing in the recruitment of healthcare professionals to the United Kingdom and Ireland.
The Healthcare Assistant specializes in caring for elderly, sick or disabled people in their homes. In some cases it can cohabit with the person who takes care of it.
Among the activities that the home attendant performs, he takes care of cleaning, preparing meals, washing clothes, ironing, making beds, shopping, doing errands at the post office, laundry, pharmacy, etc .; to take care of the health and personal hygiene of the people cared for: take them, administer the prescribed medicines, wash them, change the clothes; keep in touch with family members, nurses, doctors and social workers.
The Healthcare Assistant, in addition to carrying out his activity in the home, can play a role of connection between the structures of the territory, services, etc. and possible users, ie those who might potentially need assistance.
This is why he often collaborates with other figures (doctors, nurses, social workers, psychologists) to whom he must periodically report the patients' health status.
Among the users who use the services of the home care assistant there are:
- over sixty-five sick or otherwise self-sufficient living alone or in a family context that can not offer them support;
- serious and minor disabled people in conditions of hardship and social exclusion;
- over sixty partially self-sufficient;
- to adults in difficulty or in conditions of contingency not self-sufficiency.
Good level of communication in English
The motivation for working with this type of patient
Professional training is an advantage
Previous experience is an advantage
Monthly gross pay from 1500 up to 1800 GBP
40 hours of work per week
Extra-rounds are available
Initial training envisaged
accommodation provided at a very convenient price
free service vehicle
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