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Healthcare Assistant


Apollo Home Healthcare Ltd


Manchester, 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?

We are looking for compassionate and committed Healthcare Assistants in Didsbury, who are passionate about delivering the highest quality one-to-one care for our service user building positive relationships with them and their family while enabling them to live as independently as possible in their own home.

Meet our service user

Our service user is a gentleman in his 60’s who lives in Didsbury and is looking for an additional member to join his team to support him at home throughout the day.

He is very sociable character who likes to engage in activities in the community as much as possible, including socialising in his local Pub and eating out with friends and his care team, and simply experiencing as much as possible.

A successful businessman and active campaigner for access to the community for people with disabilities, he was awarded and MBE for “his services to disabled people IN 2004.

He is also an avid football fan, regularly attending the Manchester United home games with the support from his care team.

As part of his dedicated team, you will be required to assist him with all his personal care, moving and handling, meal preparation and attending to his clinical care needs when required.

Our ideal team will share his passion for adventure and social connections, ensuring that every experience is accessible, comfortable, and unforgettable.

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

Please note Drivers are essential for this position

Essential Experience Required

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

  • Spinal Injury Care
  • Knowledge of Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Respiratory Care
  • Cough Assist
  • Ventilation Management
  • Catheter Care
  • Bowel Management
  • We have the following shifts available;

  • Full time and Part Time
  • Days- 2-5 shifts per week.
  • 7:30am-6:30pm
  • Pop in calls: 8am-2pm & 8am-12pm
  • Alternate weekends
  • Take a look at our pay rates!

  • Weekdays: £12.50-£13.00 per hour. Approx. up to £143 per 11-hour shift
  • Weekends: £13.50-£14.00 per hour. Approx. up to £154 per 11- hour shift
  • Bank Holidays: £16.00- £18.00 per hour. Approx. £198 per 11-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, 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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