health care assistant hca

Recruiter
Randstad Care
Location
Blackpool
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
22 Nov 2020
Closes
27 Nov 2020
Ref
1832161428
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Are you looking for flexible hours? Do you work well in a fast paced environment? Want to build your care skills and aid your professional development?

If yes, we want to hear from you! Lancashire Care are looking for new health care assistants to join the team in Blackpool and you would make a great fit. We are looking for HCAs to work early and late shifts across a variety of wards. The site is made up of:
  • 4 x 18 bedded adult functional wards (2 male & 2 female)
  • 2 x 18 bedded advanced care wards (1 male & 1 female)
  • 2 x 15 bedded dementia wards (1 male & 1 female)
  • 2 x 8 bedded psychiatric intensive care unit (PICU) (1 male & 1 female)

Benefits of the role:
  • Preceptorship
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Fantastic holiday allowance
  • Opportunities for training and career development
  • A 'refer a friend scheme' - the chance to earn £300 in vouchers.

Responsibilities:
  • Establish relationships with patients and their families
  • Monitor and attend to patients at all times
  • Work closely alongside nurses and senior members of the team
  • Help to feed and wash patients
  • Record patients activities and behaviours throughout the day

Requirements:
  • 6 months experience in a care related environment.
  • Ability to complete a DBS check
  • NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care
  • Must be able to provide proof of immunisations: Hep B, Varicella, MMR and TB
  • Manual handling, first aid and PMVA training are mandatory before beginning the role but training can be provided.

If this sounds like something you'd be interested in, call Saffron Perret on or apply right away. We can't wait to hear from you!

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.