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Healthcare Assistant jobs – Residential Care Home – England

  • United Kingdom
  • Wage from 1160 to 15
  • permanent
  • Updated 2017-02-20
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Healthcare Assistant jobs – Residential Care Home – England

 

Reach Health Recruitment is a company specialised in recruiting healthcare professionals to the United Kingdom.

Job Offer Description: Healthcare Assistant– Residential Care Home – England

 

Job Location: London Surroundings, UK

Job Responsabilities:

The primary job of a Healthcare Assistant working in a Nursing Home or in a Care Home is to care for the needs of Elderly patients. At a basic level, the carer makes sure patients maintain acceptable levels of personal hygiene, have clean beds and receive proper nutrition.

The Healthcare Assistant handles basic tasks under the direction of licensed practical nurses or the Senior Carers or the Home Manager. Personal hygiene duties include brushing residents' teeth, bathing them, combing hair, changing clothes and shaving them. Toiletry duties include assisting residents who need help going to the bathroom, changing bedpans and emptying catheters. Other common responsibilities include maintaining patient records, dietary care, bedsore prevention, collecting samples and assisting with transporting patients.

Requirements:

EU Citizenship

Good English communication, both written and spoken

Motivation to work with this type of patients

Available to work by shifts

Caring or Medical Qualifications are an advantage

Previous Experience is an advantage

 

 

Conditions Offered:

Permanent Contract

Monthly Gross Wage from 11600 up to 1550 GBP

40 working hours per week

Extra-shifts are available

Initial training provided

Accommodation support in the first weeks after arrival