Healthcare Assistant (HCA)

Job details
Posting date: 20 September 2019
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 20 October 2019
Location: CH2 3RB
Company: Springcare Ltd
Job type: Permanent
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Would you like a career in Health & Social Care. Kingscourt Nursing Home are now recruiting for passionate, enthusiastic and committed Health Care Assistants to join our friendly and supportive team.

Whilst no previous experience of working with older people is essential, as full training will be given, it is essential that you are compassionate, caring and have a desire to work in a care environment, where you will make a real difference to our resident’s lives.

As a Health Care Assistant with Springcare, you would be responsible for:
Providing personal care to our residents, whilst respecting their dignity.
Supporting & encouraging our residents with their daily activities, and helping our residents to be as independent as possible.
Ensuring our residents remain safe whilst in our care.
Communicating with members in your team regularly throughout the day.

The ideal Healthcare Assistant would:
Be reliable and trustworthy
Be able to work as part of a team, and be able to work unsupervised.
Be self-motivated and a forward thinker
Be able to keep calm under pressure and to be patient
Be able to communicate using oral and written skills
Be over 18 years old
Be eligible to work in the UK.

Just some of the many benefits that Springcare can offer to you:
Competitive rates of Pay with increases for night shifts.
Enhanced pay for NVQ qualifications level 2 and above.
Full and part time contracts.
PAID holidays
FREE training & support, where all in house training is PAID.
Career Professional Development including NVQ 2 and upwards
FREE WIFI in staff areas
FREE parking
FREE first uniform
FREE tea & coffee available for staff breaks
Refer a friend PAID Scheme*
Access to the work placed pension scheme

6 hour and 12 hour shifts available (8am – 2pm, 2pm – 8pm, 8am – 8pm and 8pm – 8am) worked on a rota basis.

*T&C’s apply

(We also have vacancies for Registered Nurses, if interested, please provide evidence of your NMC pin and statement of entry)

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