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|Job Ref:||DE00668COL||Employer:||Interserve||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||London||City:||Romford||Address:||Post Code:||RM1||Post Date:||18/10/2016 00:10|
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About the role
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.
We are seeking Healthcare Assistants to work within a family home environment, supporting an adult male client who has sustained an hypoxic brain injury.
You will have previous experience of working with clients of a similar background and supporting their every day needs.
Our client is a 46 year old male who Sustained an hypoxic brain injury. Various professionals involved in his rehabilitation including:- Speech & Language Therapist, Physio and Psychologist to assist with his recovery. Our client is fully reliant on 24 hr. care to anticipate and address his every needs.
Needs assistance with all his personal care.
Will need assistance with accessing the community.
He is has limited communication and will need to be given 'Yes' and 'No' answers.
Various shifts available - including waking nights (10pm - 7am), Sleep-in's, am's (7am - 1pm) & pm's (1pm - 10pm). Pay rates range from £9.89 - £14.84 per hour.
Experience of working with client with an acquired brain injury preferable or the ability and desire to learn new skills
NVQ 2/3 preferable however not essential.
Following skills & experience required:
• 6 months previous care experience - Essential
• Experience of working with clients with complex care needs - Desirable
• Excellent communication skills, written, verbal and listening - Essential
• Have a caring and compassionate attitude - Essential
• Can commit to regular hours - Desirable
For your professional development and to offer a variety of work we also offer the following training:
• 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).