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Health Care Assistant

National Health Service

Enfield, London
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Enfield, London
Today

Health Care Assistant

Barnet, Enfield & Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust

The closing date is 05 March 2021

Job overview

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a motivated and enthusiastic Community Health Care assistant to join the District Nursing Service in Enfield. You will be an experienced carer, preferably with an NVQ 3 and experience of working in peoples own homes. The post holder will be working as part of a District Nursing Team, providing high quality nursing care to patients in their own homes. Previous experience of working with elderly patients in the community would be an advantage. Car driver / use of car essential for work purposes

Main duties of the job

The post holder will be providing support and undertake agreed duties under the supervision of the Registered Nurses, in addition have the ability to work independently. There will be support for you to develop and acquire valuable skills which will enable you to provide excellent care to patients whilst visiting them at home and clinic.

About us

The Enfield Community Service Division has strong partnership links with local Education, Social Care and Voluntary Sector services, Health and Local Authority Commissioning. ECS reflects an integrated approach that has been designed in response to the changing needs of the local population, with a special emphasis being placed on the proactive vision of care for patients in the community setting. A flexible working pattern is available after working with the Trust for 26 weeks, this can be negotiated. We seek candidates with commitment to evidence-based practice, young peoples participation, routine outcomes monitoring and promoting shared decision making with children and families. Our values and quality improvement are at the heart of everything we do, please consider joining us.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please kindly refer to the job description and person specification that is attached to the vacancy profile

Person Specification

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS

Essential

  • English qualification at GCSE or equivalent
  • oNVQ level 2 in care

EXPERIENCE AND KNOWLEDGE

Essential

  • oPrevious working as a Health Care Assistant caring for adults in an acute or community setting
  • oCommunity experience equivalent to NVQ level three

SKILLS & ABILITIES

Essential

  • Good communication skills, verbal and written
  • Demonstrate evidence based clinical skills
  • Demonstrate potential clinical leadership skills with junior staff
  • Able to show evidence of working within a team
  • Able to demonstrate competencies in clinical skills relevant to the post.
  • Ability to prioritise, organise and work in a busy environment
  • Basic IT skills

Other Requirements

Essential

  • oDemonstrate enthusiasm, pro-activity, flexibility and motivation
  • oShows initiative
  • oEvidence of the required physical, mental and emotional resources to fulfil post
  • oAble to move and handle patients
  • oPositive attitude to equal opportunities
  • oEvidence of a full current UK driving licence

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Employer details

Employer name

Barnet, Enfield & Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust

Address

Enfield

Enfield

EN2 0JB


Employer's website

http://www.beh-mht.nhs.uk/

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Health Care Assistant

National Health Service

Warren Court, HC
1 day ago
Warren Court, HC
£19.737k - £21.142k Per Year
1 day ago
£19.737k - £21.142k Per Year

Job Reference: 367-LD&F-3784-B

Employer:
Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Health Care Assistant
Location:
Warren Court, Woodside Road, Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire, WD5 0HT, Abbots Langely
Salary:
£19,737- £21,142 per annum

Values Based Screener

At Hertfordshire Partnership Foundation Trust we are looking for people to join us who share our values and those of the NHS. Before your application can be considered please take part on our online values questionnaire which you can find in the 'Further Links' section of this advert. When you have finished you will be sent a 'completion code' by email, which will be valid for 6 months and required to submit your application form (If you are experiencing problems please call 01707 253878).

The Role


HPFT is an ever expanding exciting trust aspiring to be the leading provider of mental health and specialist learning disability services in the country.
We have an outstanding track record of service delivery and quality. Currently we are rated as 'OUTSTANDING' for quality of service provision by the CQC and are consistently in the top 10% of medium secure services.
We currently have vacancies within Herts Secure Services; we are looking for experienced Healthcare Assistants with at least NVQ level 3 or welling to undertake the course, to work in our Medium Secure Forensic Services.
If you are highly motivated, looking for a challenge and enjoy working within a clinical team to deliver high standards of care to service users with acute mental health needs, you are the person we need to join our team.
We offer a comprehensive induction programme with excellent personal development opportunities.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Denford Chifamba on 01923 682062



About us

Work for an NHS trust that’s been rated as 'OUTSTANDING' by the CQC. Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (HPFT) is a successful provider of mental health and learning disability services with ambitions to be the leading provider in the country. We are already delivering services as far afield as Norfolk and North Essex as well as for the population of Hertfordshire. We are a Values Based organisation and our aim is to ensure that we deliver an experience that is consistently welcoming, kind, positive, respectful and professional, because these are the Values that our service users, carers and staff told us meant the most to them. We are currently embarking on a major transformation programme that will change the way that we deliver our services. We are also delighted to be named in the top 100 list of the best places to work in the health service in 2014, which is due to the national staff survey results as well as our range of engagement activities, the diversity of our staff, support for employees with a disability or those who have suffered mental ill health themselves, and our training and development programmes.

Additional Information

HPFT is committed to being an equal opportunities employer and in order to reflect the diversity of its population, positively encourages applications from all areas of the community. We aim to be a representative organisation with regards to age, disability, ethnicity, gender, beliefs and sexual orientation and are fully committed to equality, diversity and human rights and encourage applications from all sections of the community including users of mental health services.

The Trust is committed to helping staff balance work and home life and welcomes applications from candidates wishing to work part-time or under flexible working arrangements.

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Healthcare Assistant (HCA)

CPW Resourcing Ltd T/a Healthcare Professionals

Hertford, HC
5 days ago
Hertford, HC
£8 - £9 Per Hour
5 days ago
£8 - £9 Per Hour
HcP Group are recruiting Band 2 Healthcare Assistant (HCA) with experience for NHS and Private Care Homes within Hertford region.
HcP Group are one of the UK’s leading NHS Framework Supply Agencies and Approved supplier to all the Major NHS and Private Hospital Groups we have an unprecedented selection of roles available with immediate start for you.
Are you a Band 2 Healthcare Assistant (HCA) with a skill set within Mental Health wards and would like to become a locum within several large NHS & community hospitals based in and around Hertford?
Can you commit to a full locum role? or even to cover vacancies on an Ad-Hoc basis?
Job Role Requirements
  • Band 2 Healthcare Assistant (HCA)
  • Successful candidates must have an NHS/Private Sector background
  • Must have the willingness to contribute to the department and interact with the busy Team
  • Able to work for day shifts (variety of rota’s)
  • Locum post
  • Minimum 6 months’ experience in NHS Hospital
Benefits
  • Industry leading pay rates
  • Fast track and Simple registration process
  • Dedicated consultants on hand to help 7 days a week
  • Reliable and Accurate Payroll
  • Help with training arrangements and immunisation reports
  • Lucrative referral scheme
  • Choice of part-time or long-term assignments
  • On call service
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Healthcare Assistant (Support Worker)

National Health Service

London, London
1 day ago
London, London
1 day ago

Healthcare Assistant (Support Worker)

Ellern Mede Group

The closing date is 11 March 2021

Job overview

Ellern Mede Centres for eating disorders - based in North London.

Ellern Mede is a specialist service for children and young adults with eating disorders. We have two hospitals in the London borough of Barnet and one in Rotherham.

Did you know that with only minimal experience you could train with us to be a Healthcare Assistant and earn a competitive salary to make a real difference to young people.

We are currently recruiting for Healthcare Assistants to join our team.

Main duties of the job

You will need:

  • A commitment to delivering high quality care.
  • Excellent decision making, communication and organisational skills
  • Qualities including dedication, focus and compassion.
  • Previous healthcare experience is preferable but not essential
  • Specificexperience of eating disorders or work with children would be an advantage, however full training,a comprehensive induction, and on the job supervision is given

About us

We offer:

  • A competitive starting salary of £20,000 per year
  • Enhanced disclosure (DBS) cost coverage
  • Comprehensive induction and ongoing training
  • Sick Pay (after one years service)
  • 20 days annual leave
  • Workplace pension
  • Personal holiday and education fund

Please read about us before applying at www.ellernmede.org Your application must include a detailed CV, email address and telephone number. We strongly recommend you also state why you are interested in this post.

Following your application you can expect to receive a telephone call to discuss your application for short-list screening. If you have any questions please call our Human Resources Team on 0203 209 7900.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Eating Disorders are extraordinarily complex illnesses that present with abnormalities in physical and psychological functioning. The physical complications have the potential to cause permanent damage and in some cases are life threatening. The causes are complex and multi-factorial, including genetic, neurodevelopmental and environmental influences. They require a comprehensive treatment programme including medical, psychiatric, psychological, social and educational interventions.

Ellern Mede offers two treatment programmes, a Recovery Unit and a High Dependency Unit (HDU). We aim to stabilise patients physical and psychological states as rapidly as possible for transfer to step down service. The HDU admits patients whose illness requires more intense levels of clinical involvement and nursing. The service is able to admit patients requiring treatment under mental health legislation. The aims of the services are to improve the patients health and dependency needs sufficiently for transfer to a regular eating disorder unit or to the community.

POST OUTLINE

The primary duty and responsibility is to support the work of the clinical and nursing teams in providing high quality and safe care to patients and their families.

Excellent observation and communication skills as well the ability to build trust and rapport with individuals who have experienced severe trauma in their lives is required. A non-judgemental approach and the ability to demonstrate unconditional positive regard is absolutely essential.

Ellern Mede can sometimes be a challenging environment and therefore the ability to think on your feet, remain focused and maintain your composure in difficult clinical situations is highly important to this post.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The post holder carries out assigned tasks in support of and supported by a qualified nurse. Contribute to the provision of high quality care for patients.

Work honestly and collaboratively as part of the ward team.

Work as directed by the named nurse to provide agreed individual or group work with named patients Work flexibly regarding shift and ward changes according to the needs of the Hospital Provide reception and administrative cover as directed by the Management To maintain professional boundaries at all times

Undertake any reasonable request.

Person Specification

Knowledge

Essential

  • Understanding of basic principles of working in a clinical environment

Additional / Personal

Essential

  • Motivated / Enthusiastic/ Creative, Compassionate, Flexibility, approachable, sensitive and accessible
  • Good time management
  • Satisfactory health history
  • DBS clearance
  • Good references

Desirable

  • High level of self awareness

Skills

Essential

  • Excellent English language and good communication skills.
  • Good organisational and administrative skills, including prioritising.
  • Computer skills. Able to work effectively in a team.
  • Comprehensive reporting skills (verbal and written)

Experience

Essential

  • Demonstration of working in healthcare care or with young people

Desirable

  • The post holder needs to be capable of engaging with, and relating to, young people in a manner that recognises the responsibilities of the caring role.

Qualifications

Essential

  • English and Maths GCSE

Desirable

  • Psychology degree

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Employer details

Employer name

Ellern Mede Group

Address

The Ridgeway

Holcombe Hill

London

NW7 4HX


Employer's website

https://www.ellernmede.org


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GP Healthcare Assistant

National Health Service

Stevenage, HC
3 days ago
Stevenage, HC
3 days ago

GP Healthcare Assistant

Shephall Health Centre

The closing date is 15 March 2021

Job overview

We are looking for a part-time, experienced Healthcare Assistant to join our small but friendly nursing team.

This is a varied role and will give the post holder the opportunity to make a lasting, positive impact on peoples lives.

This is a part-time role of 16 hours, ideally to be worked as following

Weds AM 9.00 to 15.30, (6) 30 mins break

Thurs PM 14.00 to 18.00 (4)

Fri PM 10.30 to 17.00 (6), 30 mins break

On occasion there may be a requirement to work additional hours including Saturday mornings and evenings, 18.30 to 20.30.

The interview will be in 2 parts, an informal phone interview and if you progress to the next stage, a socially distanced face to face interview.

(Please note successful candidates cannot be registered with this practice and so will be required to register elsewhere)

    Main duties of the job

    It is essential that you can undertake patient monitoring checks such as blood pressure checks, blood tests, ECG, simple wound dressing and administer vaccinations such as flu, B12, etc.

    ESSENTIAL

    Qualifications

    Healthcare qualification (level 3 or 4) or working towards gaining equivalent level

    Experience

    Experience of working with the general public

    Experience of working in a healthcare setting

    Skills

    Excellent communication skills (written and oral)

    Strong IT skills

    Clear, polite telephone manner

    Effective time management (Planning & Organising)

    Ability to work as a team member and autonomously

    Ability to follow clinical policy and procedure

    Personal Qualities

    Polite and confident

    Flexible and cooperative

    Motivated

    High levels of integrity and loyalty

    Sensitive and empathetic in distressing situations

    About us

    We are a busy, progressive training practice and we need someone to make a lasting, positive impact on peoples lives.

    We are a small but friendly team

    Committed to meeting the healthcare needs to our patients

    Supportive team with good communication

    We are all team players and are looking for a like-minded candidate.

    We work from one site and offer an excellent working environment

    Job description

    Job responsibilities

    JOB TITLE: HEALTHCARE ASSISTANT

    REPORTS TO: SENIOR PRACTICE NURSE (Clinically)

    PRACTICE MANAGER (Administratively)

    HOURS: 16 hours preferred working days/hours

    Weds AM 9.00 to 15.30, (6) 30 mins break

    Thurs PM 14.00 to 18.00 (4)

    Fri PM 10.30 to 17.00 (6), 30 mins break

    Job summary:

    Working under the direct supervision of the senior practice nurse and strictly in accordance with specific practice guidelines and protocols, the healthcare assistant will assist the practice clinical team in the provision and delivery of prescribed programmes of patient care.

    Duties and responsibilities:

    New patient health checks

    ECG recording

    Phlebotomy

    Blood pressure checks

    Chaperoning duties

    Processing and management of laboratory samples requested by GPs/nurses

    Sterilising, cleansing and maintenance of surgical equipment

    Vaccine/cold chain storage, monitoring and recording

    Surgical equipment and vaccine re-stocking and stock rotation

    Clearing and re-stocking consulting rooms

    Preparing and maintaining environments and equipment before, during and after patient care interventions, including assisting GPs during the performance of minor operations

    Assisting in the assessment and surveillance of patients health and well-being

    Undertaking specific clinical activities for named patients that have been delegated and taught specifically in relation to that individual

    Helping to raise awareness of health and well-being and how it can be promoted

    Stop smoking service

    Simple wound dressing

    Updating call and recall system and contacting patients accordingly

    Assisting with Learning Disability checks

    Assisting with the collection and collation of data on needs related to health and well-being

    Ordering and stock control

    Assisting with child immunisation clinics

    Administering vaccinations under a PSD

    Person Specification

    Personal Qualities and IT Skills

    Essential

    • Excellent communication skills (written and oral)
    • Good IT skills
    • Clear, polite telephone manner
    • Effective time management (Planning & Organising)
    • Ability to work as a team member and autonomously
    • Good interpersonal skills
    • Ability to follow clinical policy and procedure
    • Polite and confident
    • Flexible and cooperative
    • Motivated
    • Problem solver with the ability to process information accurately and effectively, interpreting data as required
    • High levels of integrity and loyalty
    • Sensitive and empathetic in distressing situations
    • Ability to work under pressure / in stressful situations
    • Effectively able to communicate and understand the needs of the patient
    • Commitment to ongoing professional development
    • Effectively utilises resources
    • Punctual and committed to supporting the team effort
    • Other requirements
    • Flexibility to work outside of core office hours
    • Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check
    • Occupational Health Clearance

    Desirable

    • Systmone user skills
    • Pharmoutcome user skills

    Experience

    Essential

    • Experience of working within a nursing team
    • Experience of working with adults and children
    • Experience of working with vulnerable patients
    • Competent user of IT

    Desirable

    • Experience of working in primary care in a GP setting

    Qualifications

    Essential

    • QualificationsEssential
    • Healthcare qualification (level 3 or 4) or working towards gaining equivalent level
    • Phlebotomy certification
    • Wound dressing
    • Administering Vaccinations
    • Training listed below is required for the role but training opportunities will be given
    • Basic Life Support Skills
    • Infection control
    • Equality and Diversity
    • Fire and Safety
    • Chaperone

    Desirable

    • Desirable
    • Ear syringing certification
    • Foot check certifications or equivalent training

    Disclosure and Barring Service Check

    This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

    UK Registration

    Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

    Employer details

    Employer name

    Shephall Health Centre

    Address

    Ridlins End

    Stevenage

    Herts

    SG2 9QZ


    Employer's website

    https://www.shephallhealthcentre.co.uk/

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    Experienced Domiciliary Care Assistant (Harrow)

    Carepoint Services Limited

    London, London
    4 days ago
    London, London
    4 days ago

    If you are a kind and caring individual who has a natural empathy for others then join Carepoint as a Domiciliary Care Assistant.

    Here at Carepoint Services Limited, our ultimate aim is to provide our clients the opportunity to maintain their independence in their own homes.

    As a fully-trained Carepoint Services Limited Care Assistant your duties may include some of the following tasks:

    • Personal Care
    • Medication Support
    • Meal Preparation
    • Light Domestic Tasks such as hoovering, laundry, dusting.
    • Companionship

    We accept Drivers and Non-Drivers.

    Benefits of being a Domiciliary Care Assistant

    There are many benefits of working with Carepoint Services Limited,

    • Employment Contract
    • Paid National Insurance
    • Pension Scheme
    • Employee Assist Programme
    • Flexible Working Hours
    • Full Training
    • Career Development
    • Travel Expenses for Car Drivers
    • Support from a friendly approachable team
    • Holiday Pay
    • Care Certificate Qualification

    Domiciliary Care Assistant Remuneration

    Salary: £10.00 per hour

    COVID-19 considerations: PPE provided COVID Testing Weekly COVID Secure Branches

    Experience required for Domiciliary Care Assistant:

    • Domiciliary : 1 year (Required)
    • Licence: Driving licence (Preferred)
    • Work remotely: No

    Carepoint Services Limited is an established care company based in London, Kent, East Sussex and Surrey. We provide 24-hour Domiciliary Care, 7 days a week to those in need in our local community.

    We pride ourselves on our reputation to provide consistent, reliable and proactive carers. They provide person-centred support with high quality care and assistance to people in their own homes.

    We work well with the Local Authorities to ensure people in our communities receive the care they deserve.

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    Healthcare Assistant

    Westminster Homecare

    Bourne End, HC
    14 days ago
    Bourne End, HC
    14 days ago

    Westminster Homecare New Starter Bonus!

    We want YOU to join our team!

    To give you that extra reason to come over to Westminster Homecare we are offering a £500 joining bonus!

    Join us and get a £500 bonus in your first pay!* (T's & C's apply)

    This is a great opportunity to work at the weekends as a Health Care Assistant with Westminster Homecare. To become one of the best, no previous experience is required.

    To join as a Health Care Assistant at he weekends, you'll need the right values, behaviours and attitudes. We look for people who are dedicated and compassionate so that we can continue to deliver the very best care available.

    Join our growing team of Health Care Assistants and you'll take on a varied and rewarding role. Meet our service users and you'll be developing rich, new experiences with people who value your work.

    Health Care Assistant Requirements

    No previous experience is required. Your training is fully funded. We look for people who share our values.

    • Committed to delivering the highest standards of care
    • Work together as a team to achieve the highest quality service at all times
    • Respect and preserve the dignity of our services users
    • Enable and encourage our service users to remain as independent as possible

    If you feel you have these qualities, then please Apply or contact us.

    Care in the community services we provide:

    Typical services include:

    • Personal Care
    • Medication Support
    • Meal Preparation
    • Domestic assistance
    • Emotional and Social support
    • Additional tasks as required

    What we offer each Health Care Assistant

    This is a great package for the right Care Assistant who wants to work at weekends:

    • Career Development
    • WHC Discount Benefit Scheme - Blue Light Card
    • Fully funded training and development - NVQ 2, NVQ 3 and more specialist training
    • Fully paid training
    • Flexible hours
    • Competitive pay rate
    • Mileage
    • Bank Holiday Pay, Paid Annual Leave, Maternity & Paternity Pay
    • Pension
    • Refer a Friend Incentive
    • Hastee Pay - financial wellbeing benefit

    *Get paid a £500 bonus in your first pay when you join us, but you have to stay with us a minimum of 6 months.

    Clawback Clause - if you leave within 6 months £500 must be returned to Westminster Homecare

    Westminster Homecare New Starter Bonus!

    We want YOU to join our team!

    To give you that extra reason to come over to Westminster Homecare we are offering a £500 joining bonus!

    Join us and get a £500 bonus in your first pay!* (T's & C's apply)

    This is a great opportunity to work at the weekends as a Health Care Assistant with Westminster Homecare. To become one of the best, no previous experience is required.

    To join as a Health Care Assistant at he weekends, you'll need the right values, behaviours and attitudes. We look for people who are dedicated and compassionate so that we can continue to deliver the very best care available.

    Join our growing team of Health Care Assistants and you'll take on a varied and rewarding role. Meet our service users and you'll be developing rich, new experiences with people who value your work.

    Health Care Assistant Requirements

    No previous experience is required. Your training is fully funded. We look for people who share our values.

    • Committed to delivering the highest standards of care
    • Work together as a team to achieve the highest quality service at all times
    • Respect and preserve the dignity of our services users
    • Enable and encourage our service users to remain as independent as possible

    If you feel you have these qualities, then please Apply or contact us.

    Care in the community services we provide:

    Typical services include:

    • Personal Care
    • Medication Support
    • Meal Preparation
    • Domestic assistance
    • Emotional and Social support
    • Additional tasks as required

    What we offer each Health Care Assistant

    This is a great package for the right Care Assistant who wants to work at weekends:

    • Career Development
    • WHC Discount Benefit Scheme - Blue Light Card
    • Fully funded training and development - NVQ 2, NVQ 3 and more specialist training
    • Fully paid training
    • Flexible hours
    • Competitive pay rate
    • Mileage
    • Bank Holiday Pay, Paid Annual Leave, Maternity & Paternity Pay
    • Pension
    • Refer a Friend Incentive
    • Hastee Pay - financial wellbeing benefit

    *Get paid a £500 bonus in your first pay when you join us, but you have to stay with us a minimum of 6 months.

    Clawback Clause - if you leave within 6 months £500 must be returned to Westminster Homecare

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    Experienced Domiciliary Care Assistant

    Carepoint Services Limited

    London, London
    4 days ago
    London, London
    4 days ago

    If you are a kind and caring individual who has a natural empathy for others then join Carepoint as a Domiciliary Care Assistant.

    Here at Carepoint Services Limited, our ultimate aim is to provide our clients the opportunity to maintain their independence in their own homes.

    As a fully-trained Carepoint Services Limited Care Assistant your duties may include some of the following tasks:

    • Personal Care

    • Medication Support

    • Meal Preparation

    • Light Domestic Tasks such as hoovering, laundry, dusting.

    • Companionship

    We accept Drivers and Non-Drivers.

    Benefits of being a Domiciliary Care Assistant

    There are many benefits of working with Carepoint Services Limited,

    • Employment Contract

    • Paid National Insurance

    • Pension Scheme

    • Employee Assist Programme

    • Flexible Working Hours

    • Full Training

    • Career Development

    • Travel Expenses for Car Drivers

    • Support from a friendly approachable team

    • Holiday Pay

    • Care Certificate Qualification

    Domiciliary Care Assistant Remuneration

    Salary: £10.75 per hour

    COVID-19 considerations: PPE provided COVID Testing Weekly COVID Secure Branches

    Experience required for Domiciliary Care Assistant:

    • Domiciliary : 1 year (Required)

    • Licence: Driving licence (Preferred)

    • Work remotely: No

    Carepoint Services Limited is an established care company based in London, Kent, East Sussex and Surrey. We provide 24-hour Domiciliary Care, 7 days a week to those in need in our local community.

    We pride ourselves on our reputation to provide consistent, reliable and proactive carers. They provide person-centred support with high quality care and assistance to people in their own homes.

    We work well with the Local Authorities to ensure people in our communities receive the care they deserve.

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    Health Care Assistant - Erskine Hall

    National Health Service

    Northwood, London
    4 days ago
    Northwood, London
    4 days ago

    Health Care Assistant - Erskine Hall

    Bupa

    The closing date is 15 March 2021

    Job overview

    Care Assistant (Days & Nights)

    Erskine Hall Care Home, Erskine Hall Care Home, Watford Road, Northwood, Middlesex HA6 3PA

    We know that family can come from anywhere. At Bupa Care Homes, it's our privilege to care for people treating each resident as if they were part of our own family. Right now, were looking for a caring individual to join our friendly team at Erskine Hall Care Home in Northwood.

    Working hours and salary £8.72 - £9.29 per hour

    8am - 8pm 8am - 2pm 2pm - 8pm 8pm - 8am

    Full time and part time roles available

    Main duties of the job

    What your typical day involves

    • Assisting residents with personal care duties such as bathing, dressing, toileting and incontinence care. Providing the highest standards of care, youll champion the dignity, and independence of all our residents
    • Supporting the Nurse or Senior Care Assistant to complete monthly and weekly checks to monitor the health of our residents and reporting any significant changes
    • Supporting at meal times: serving meals and transferring residents to the dining room. This might involve supporting them to walk, transferring them in a wheelchair or using a hoist
    • Attending planned activities: assisting the team, repositioning, providing care as necessary and taking part in day trips outside the home (day shift only)
    • Repositioning residents to ensure they are comfortable and supported
    • Admin duties: updating food, fluid and stool charts, supplementary files, daily notes and care plans

    About us

    Whats in it for you?

    • Comprehensive induction, on-going training and development, access to internal apprenticeship schemes
    • Your DBS Check (£40) paid for
    • Access to Wagestream - an app-based service that offers you the choice to be in control of when you access your earnings*
    • NEST workplace pension, life assurance & bereavement support
    • 28 days annual leave (inclusive of statutory bank holidays)
    • Hot meal provided on a 12-hour shift
    • Refer a friend bonus scheme
    • Uniform provided
    • Health & wellbeing tools; including Be Me App, Healthy Minds, Gym Pass & discounted health assessments
    • Shopping Discounts (via Xexec)
    • Cash plan (after 2 years service) giving you the ability to claim on more everyday items such as dental, optical and private prescriptions.
    • Free flu vaccine

    *Only available to permanent employees where HealthRoster is used.

    Job description

    Job responsibilities

    Care Assistant (Days & Nights)

    Erskine Hall Care Home, Erskine Hall Care Home, Watford Road, Northwood, Middlesex HA6 3PA

    We know that family can come from anywhere. At Bupa Care Homes, it's our privilege to care for people treating each resident as if they were part of our own family. Right now, were looking for a caring individual to join our friendly team at Erskine Hall Care Home in Northwood.

    Working hours and salary £8.72 - £9.29 per hour

    8am - 8pm 8am - 2pm 2pm - 8pm 8pm - 8am

    Full time and part time roles available

    What your typical day involves

    • Assisting residents with personal care duties such as bathing, dressing, toileting and incontinence care. Providing the highest standards of care, youll champion the dignity, and independence of all our residents
    • Supporting the Nurse or Senior Care Assistant to complete monthly and weekly checks to monitor the health of our residents and reporting any significant changes
    • Supporting at meal times: serving meals and transferring residents to the dining room. This might involve supporting them to walk, transferring them in a wheelchair or using a hoist
    • Attending planned activities: assisting the team, repositioning, providing care as necessary and taking part in day trips outside the home (day shift only)
    • Repositioning residents to ensure they are comfortable and supported
    • Admin duties: updating food, fluid and stool charts, supplementary files, daily notes and care plans

    Person Specification

    Experience

    Desirable

    • Youre someone that cares for others and wants to make a real difference to peoples lives. Ideally, you have some experience in a care environment, although this is not as essential, as training is provided. You understand there will be challenging days, but youll also laugh, have fun and make lasting memories with our residents. A great communicator, youll enjoy working in a close-knit team that feels like a family, with people from all walks of life. Youll cherish the rewarding moments you have with our residents each and every day.

    Disclosure and Barring Service Check

    This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

    Employer details

    Employer name

    Bupa

    Address

    Watford Road

    Northwood

    Middlesex

    HA6 3PA


    Employer's website

    https://careers.bupa.co.uk/

    Job Type

    Full Time

    Posted

    Today

    Description

    Health Care Assistant

    Barnet, Enfield & Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust

    The closing date is 05 March 2021

    Job overview

    An excellent opportunity has arisen for a motivated and enthusiastic Community Health Care assistant to join the District Nursing Service in Enfield. You will be an experienced carer, preferably with an NVQ 3 and experience of working in peoples own homes. The post holder will be working as part of a District Nursing Team, providing high quality nursing care to patients in their own homes. Previous experience of working with elderly patients in the community would be an advantage. Car driver / use of car essential for work purposes

    Main duties of the job

    The post holder will be providing support and undertake agreed duties under the supervision of the Registered Nurses, in addition have the ability to work independently. There will be support for you to develop and acquire valuable skills which will enable you to provide excellent care to patients whilst visiting them at home and clinic.

    About us

    The Enfield Community Service Division has strong partnership links with local Education, Social Care and Voluntary Sector services, Health and Local Authority Commissioning. ECS reflects an integrated approach that has been designed in response to the changing needs of the local population, with a special emphasis being placed on the proactive vision of care for patients in the community setting. A flexible working pattern is available after working with the Trust for 26 weeks, this can be negotiated. We seek candidates with commitment to evidence-based practice, young peoples participation, routine outcomes monitoring and promoting shared decision making with children and families. Our values and quality improvement are at the heart of everything we do, please consider joining us.

    Job description

    Job responsibilities

    Please kindly refer to the job description and person specification that is attached to the vacancy profile

    Person Specification

    EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Essential

    • English qualification at GCSE or equivalent
    • oNVQ level 2 in care

    EXPERIENCE AND KNOWLEDGE

    Essential

    • oPrevious working as a Health Care Assistant caring for adults in an acute or community setting
    • oCommunity experience equivalent to NVQ level three

    SKILLS & ABILITIES

    Essential

    • Good communication skills, verbal and written
    • Demonstrate evidence based clinical skills
    • Demonstrate potential clinical leadership skills with junior staff
    • Able to show evidence of working within a team
    • Able to demonstrate competencies in clinical skills relevant to the post.
    • Ability to prioritise, organise and work in a busy environment
    • Basic IT skills

    Other Requirements

    Essential

    • oDemonstrate enthusiasm, pro-activity, flexibility and motivation
    • oShows initiative
    • oEvidence of the required physical, mental and emotional resources to fulfil post
    • oAble to move and handle patients
    • oPositive attitude to equal opportunities
    • oEvidence of a full current UK driving licence

    Disclosure and Barring Service Check

    This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

    Employer details

    Employer name

    Barnet, Enfield & Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust

    Address

    Enfield

    Enfield

    EN2 0JB


    Employer's website

    http://www.beh-mht.nhs.uk/