Healthcare Assistant

Cannock Temporary £22,878 - £32,237
  • A leading Homecare business part of a wider group
  • Ongoing shifts & block bookings

About Our Client

Michael Page is working with an elderly care home in Norfolk, who are looking for agency HCAs to work on a bank basis.

If you are an experienced Healthcare Assistant who has previously worked in an elderly nursing and dementia setting, we are keen to speak with you. Our client in Cannock is looking for flexible staff who can work regular agency work on an ongoing basis. As a Healthcare Assistant you will be comfortable working with elderly residents who may be receiving palliative, end of life, rehabilitation or dementia care.

At Michael Page we are proud to work with quality healthcare providers and are confident in the care and support they offer to their service users. This means that you too can be confident in the homes which you will work at. We understand how important a work life balance is and working for Michael Page Healthcare lets you to work around your personal commitments, pick up extra work when you are available to, and get paid weekly!

Job Description



As a Nursing Home Healthcare Assistant (HCA) in Cannock you will be responsible for:

  • To assist in the direct care provision of all aspects of the service users assessed needs, which may include;
  • To assist residents in washing, dressing and undressing
  • To participate in the basic care of the residents under the supervision of trained staff e.g. bed bathing, pressure area, mouth care, and eye care
  • To assist the residents with their toileting needs, including continence promotion
  • To assist with domestic duties in the home including cooking cleaning and laundry when the need arises
  • To communicate effectively with other staff, relatives and visitors including professional agencies regarding residents
  • To be familiar with all current policies and procedures and understand your duty to comply and implement them when necessary



The Successful Applicant

As Nursing Home Healthcare Assistant (HCA) you will be:

  • Compassionate, empathetic, and understanding of resident's needs
  • Eager to share knowledge and experience while coming to work daily aiming to learn and develop
  • Available to commit to regular shifts around your lifestyle
  • Based in the Cannock area

The successful Healthcare Assistant (HCA) will have the following:

  • Previous experience in an elderly nursing home
  • Legal right to live and work in the UK
  • NVQ 2 or 3 desirable
  • Flexibility in availability around shift patterns
  • Clear Enhanced DBS

What's on Offer

In return for your hard work and dedication you will receive:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Comprehensive training and development into your role
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free uniform
  • Weekly payroll
  • Dedicated consultant
Contact
Rachel Dawson
Quote job ref
JN-012022-4573527
Phone number
+44 121 634 6974

Job summary

Sector
Healthcare
Subsector
Private Care
Sector
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
Location
Cannock
Contract type
Temporary
Consultant name
Rachel Dawson
Consultant phone
+44 121 634 6974
Job reference
JN-012022-4573527