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Children's Healthcare Assistant-Welcome Bonus


Apollo Home Healthcare Ltd


Harrogate, United Kingdom

United Kingdom

Healthcare & Medical




Not specified

Permanent | Full Time

Job description

Are you passionate about enhancing a child or young person’s everyday life?

Would you like to progress your career by working with children who require complex clinical care?

We are currently paying a welcome bonus of £150 for this position

Terms and conditions apply

Apollo Home Healthcare is currently recruiting for a small team of Healthcare Assistants who have a genuine interest in working with children.Our service user is a baby boy who lives with his parents in Harrogate, he requires support throughout the day and night on a 1:1 basis.

You will be supporting him with his personal care needs, moving and handling and any clinical interventions as and when needed such as oral suctioning, PEG feeding and oxygen administration.

He is a young baby and enjoys sensory toys such as ones that make a lot of movement and lights.

We are looking for our team to have complex care experience with children

You must be reliable, have a caring nature and be able to react to emergency situations quickly.

We offer comprehensive training allowing you to enhance your experience of working in care and / or with children by working in a more clinical role.

Our service user has specifically requested for female staff to work on their team.

Essential Experience Required

  • Complex care skills working with children
  • 3 months previous care experience
  • Personal Care
  • Moving and Handling
  • Medication Administration
  • Desired Experience

  • Gastrostomy Care (PEG Feeding)
  • Oxygen Administration
  • Oral Suctioning
  • Shifts Available

  • Part time - 2 shifts per week
  • Days and Nights- 10 hour shifts
  • We are looking for candidates who are flexible to cover both days and nights

    Take a look at our payrates

    Weekdays: £13.50 per hour (£135 approx. per 10 hour shift)

    Weeknights: £14.00 per hour (£140 approx. per 10 hour shift)

    Weekends: £14.50 per hour (£145 approx. per 10 hour shift)

    Bank Holidays: £18.50 per hour (£185 approx. per 10 hour shift)

    This is such a fulfilling role that will give you job satisfaction every day by making a difference to his day to day life.

    Apollo Home Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer and we advertise a high volume of vacancies on behalf of our clients.

    Due to the nature of the vacancies we recruit for, our clients have the right to request whether they wish for female or male staff to work on their team.

    These specific requirements do not reflect the views of our organisation.

    Why work for Apollo Home Healthcare? We specialise in the provision of highly complex clinical care services delivered in the homes of service users. We are passionate about delivering the highest standard of care and we recognise that our Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers are integral to doing this. In return for your hard work and dedication you will receive:
  • Flexible hours to suit
  • Confirmed rotas
  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Full clinical training
  • Opportunity to work with other service users in the area
  • Ongoing professional training and development
  • Please do not hesitate to contact our dedicated recruitment team on 01902 847111 or email on to find out more. Apply for this job

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