|Job Ref:||DE00712COL||Employer:||Interserve||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Harlow||Address:||Post Code:||CM18||Post Date:||05/10/2016 00:12|
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About the role:
Interserve Healthcare are looking for carers, ideally with complex children's clinical care skills to join our team caring for complex children living with their families. You will be providing vital respite to the family, enabling the child to continue to be cared for at home.
You will typically be providing clinical care for these clients, as well as giving them reassurance when they awake. Children have various needs that could include seizure management, respiratory monitoring, oxygen saturation monitoring and oxygen therapy. Feed and medication may be administered via a PEG.
You will have training and be signed off as competent by one of our nurses for the following dependant on the child's needs:
You will typically be required to work waking nights 22.00 - 07.00. You will may need your own transport depending on the location.
Rates of pay range from £9.77 to £12.12 per hour.
If you have worked with children with complex clinical needs, we would love to hear from you!
Following skills & experience required:
• 6 months previous care experience
• Experience of working with clients with complex care needs
• Excellent communication skills, written, verbal and listening
• Have a caring and compassionate attitude
• Can commit to regular hours
To enhance your professional development we offer training in the following areas:
• Tracheostomy care
• Gastrostomy care
• Ventilation care
• Medication management
• Catheter care
• Manual handling
• Spinal Injury
About the Company:
Interserve Healthcare delivers specialist healthcare services to clients in their own homes and in healthcare establishments throughout the UK. We recruit Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers on a national basis to deliver outstanding care and support to our ever-growing client base.
What we can offer you:
• Weekly pay plus holiday pay
• On-going 24/7 support from the Senior Nurse Team
• Refer a friend bonus scheme
• First refusal to other care opportunities
• Members loyalty scheme
Interserve Healthcare is an Investors in Diversity accredited company & committed to equal opportunities for all (Agy).