|Job Ref:||DE1000GRE||Employer:||Interserve||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Burnley||Address:||Post Code:||BB11||Post Date:||15/10/2016 00:06|
Hourly Rate Bands £8.01 - £8.50 Salaried/Hourly-Paid Hourly-Paid |
About the role:
A caring and compassionate female Health Care Assistant is needed to assist a nurse with autistic child. The Health Care Assistant needs to have experience with autism and epilepsy and be physically active as this young boy likes to go on walks in his wheelchair. The Health Care Assistant must be able to mainly communicate via makaton although little verbal communication is achievable.
Interserve Healthcare is a leading care provider who puts care at the heart of everything we do. We support a range of clients varying in age and care requirements which can include mental health, learning disabilities, physical disabilities and clients with more complex clinical needs.
As a Care Assistant in this role duties will vary dependent on each clients individual care plan. These may include personal care, assistance with moving and handling, support with community outings and medication administration.
Previous experience with complex care children with epilepsy, autism, learning disabilities would be an advantage.
Shifts are days as needed and Friday 18:00 - 23:30 Saturday 08:00 - 21:00. Rates of pay range from £8.00 - £12.00 per hour.
We also work in local Establishments and would welcome a call from any Senior Healthcare Assistants and Healthcare Assistants on: NA1 or for a list of our current live vacancies, please click: NA
Following skills & experience required:
• 6 months previous care experience
• Excellent communication skills.
• 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).