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Health Care Assistant

Reference:

HCA

Sector:

Health Care Assistant (HCA), Social Care & HCA

Salary:

£8 to £10 Per Hour

Benefits:

Excellent pay rates

Town/City:

Leeds

Contract Type:

Full time

Closing Date:

31/07/2018

Home Care Health Care Assistant 

PERSONAL QUALITIES

  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong administration skills
  • Effective communicator verbally, written and electronically.
  • Skill in working with multi-disciplinary teams
  • Demonstrate excellent customer care skills
  • Good understanding of patient safety and delivering a positive experience for patients and their families.
  • Responsive and flexible attitude and approach
  • Good organizational skills
  • Caring and kind
  • Cheerful and friendly
  • Willing to be hands-on with patients
  • Willing to do personal care tasks (washing, toileting, etc)
  • Able to follow instructions and procedures
  • Able to work in a team but use their own initiative 

To apply to this role you will need

  • Right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months' previous paid experience working in a care environment in the UK within the last 3 years
  • Referee contact details for your current place of work, including a manager who can comment on your clinical ability, and for all employments in the past 18 months or your 3 most recent jobs
  • An NVQ2 or equivalent in Health and Social Care is highly preferable but not essential
  • A certificate confirming your participation in a practical moving and handling course in the last 12 months, or be willing to book onto a New course
  • You will need access to a smartphone, Android device with a 4.3 operating system (or later), with internet access to submit your timesheets via our mobile app and use one of our work apps
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable

Your main duties will be providing care to elderly residents in their homes.

  • Excellent salary for the area with regular reviews, nights and weekends.
  • On-going opportunities for progression, development and training.
  • Healthcare experience would be beneficial, however full training and support will be given so it is not essential.Benefits
  • Competitive Weekly Pay
  • Ongoing training and development available free
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £100 per successful referral•
  • 24 hour support through dedicated central team
  • Local line manager and branch support

Specific location(s) we have work in:    Leeds City Centre and Surrounding areas (LS14 2AL)

Mileage Allowance:                                 20p per mile

Shift Pattern:                                            Morning, Afternoon, Evening, Alternate Weekends

Day:                                                           Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Available shifts:                                       All day (7am - 10pm)

Specific Shift Pattern:                             Full and Part Time Hours available between 7am - 10pm (7am - 2pm / 3pm -10pm)

                                                                   including alt weekends

Contract type:                                          Full-Time, Part-Time, Guaranteed Hours