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Healthcare Assistant


Apollo Home Healthcare Ltd


Loughborough, 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 looking for dedicated and compassionate Healthcare Assistants who can support our service user with his complex care needs.

Our service user is a teenage boy who lives in Loughborough with his family.

Throughout the day he really enjoys attending school, interacting, and socialising with his peers. At home he loves to watch his favourite programmes and listening to audio books.

Throughout the night your role will be to observe and attend to his complex care needs when required, Supporting with his personal care, and repositioning. You will promote a restful environment, offering reassurance and nurture to promote a restful night’s sleep. He enjoys stories being read to him to soothe him back to sleep if he does become restless at night.

Our ideal candidates will have a genuine passion for working with children and young people, enjoy delivering one to one support and be able to build positive relationships with our service user and his family.

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

  • Working with children and young people
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Nebuliser Care
  • Oral suctioning
  • Seizure management
  • Shifts Available

  • Part time nights
  • 10:00pm – 7:30am
  • Week 1: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
  • Week 2: Thursday & Friday
  • Take a look at our pay rates

    Weeknights: £13.50 per hour (£128.25 approx. per 9.5-hour shift)

    Saturday: £13.50 per hour (£128.25 approx. per 9.5-hour shift)

    Sunday: £14.00 per hour (£133 approx. per 9.5-hour shift)

    Bank Holiday: £15.00 per hour (£142.50 approx. per 9.5-hour shift)

    This is a personally rewarding role where you can deliver exceptional care and support to our service user, 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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