Healthcare Assistant - Residential Home

Recruiter
Better Healthcare Services
Location
Bedford
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
11 Jan 2021
Closes
16 Jan 2021
Ref
1929115132
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Healthcare Assisatant

£9.65 per hour - £15 per hour.

Better Healthcare Services have recently been awarded a ‘preferred supplier contract for the supply of agency staff to the UK’s leading provider of behavioral care. They have three divisions â€" healthcare, education and children services, and adult care services â€" which together support the needs of more than 30,000 people every year.

We have immediate work for HCA’s and Support workers across a number of the company’s divisions. We can offer you a mix of long days/nights, full time, part time and weekend work across the following divisions:
  • Mental healthcare
  • Addiction Treatment
  • Rehabilitation and Recovery Services
  • Medium and low secure facilities
  • Specialist schools, colleges and children homes
  • Adult care services

The Role
  • Ensuring that people who use the service have any personal needs or requirements met; including personal care, participation in activities and support with daily living tasks.
  • To support people in achieving their outcomes in a way that they choose.
  • Complete daily administration including updating person centred support & care plans, updating charts and completing accurate daily notes.
  • Provide specific interventions with patients as delegated by Registered Nurse, and the following training and competency attainment. Such interventions include Observation and Engagement with Patients, escorting patients on leave, and being involved in de-escalation and management of violence and aggression.
  • Contribute to a team approach to patient care in conjunction with all members of the multidisciplinary team.

The Person

You will have a minimum six months experience in one of the following; mental health, addiction, rehab and recovery, children services or adult care services. Most importantly, you will be a caring, empathetic individual that strives to make a difference to the lives of others.

Benefits

We offer continued professional development, including our unique Carer Career Pathway, excellent rates of pay and regular work as well as the flexibility of working at times that suit you, whether days, nights or weekends.

Please contact our recruitment team on or e-mail your CV to

For a full list of our vacancies visit our website www.betterhealtcare.co.uk.