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Healthcare Assistant


Apollo Home Healthcare Ltd


Rochdale, United Kingdom

United Kingdom

Healthcare & Medical




Not specified

Permanent | Full Time

Job description

Are you looking to expand your skills and enhance your career to include providing Complex Clinical Care or do you already have Complex Care experience?

Apollo Home Healthcare are recruiting for an experienced Healthcare Assistant to support a gentleman in his 70s with his complex care needs.

We are looking for dedicated candidates who are passionate about their job, enjoy delivering one to one support and who can build positive relationships with our service users and their families.

Our service user is a Rugby fanatic he enjoys getting involved with his local rugby team and is an avid supporter of both home and away matches and likes to be on the sidelines cheering his team on!

As his dedicated Healthcare Assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting him with his care needs and ensuring that he can continue to engage in his passion of Rugby.

When at home he loves some quiet time to organise his thoughts, so this can be anything from watching TV such as The Chase and Tipping Point, as well as sports and movies, reading the paper and chatting with his family and care team.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to work with one service user and can commit to the regular shifts and even better if you love Rugby too!

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

Essential Experience Required

  • 3 months previous care experience
  • Medication Administration
  • Personal Care
  • Moving and Handling
  • Desirable Experience

  • Knowledge working with Respiratory conditions
  • Gastrostomy (PEG Feeding)
  • Cough Assist
  • Oral Suctioning
  • Nebulisers
  • We have the following shifts available;

  • Full Time -3 shifts per week
  • Days 8-8
  • Part Time Nights
  • 8pm - 8am
  • Alternative weekends are included
  • Take a look at our pay rates!

    Weekdays £11.50 per hour (Approx. £138 per 12 hour shift)

    Weeknights £12.00 per hour (Approx. £144 per 12 hour shift)

    Weekends £12.50 per hour (Approx. £150 per 12 hour shift)

    Bank Holiday £16.50 per hour (Approx. £198 per 12 hour shift)

    This is a personally rewarding role where you can build on your clinical skills and experience, whilst delivering exceptional care and support to our service user and really making an impact on 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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