Social Care

Health Care Assistant - Full and Part Time

  • London
  • £8.72 - £12.00
  • Pinpoint recruitment

THE COMPANY

Since our launch in 1998, Pin Point Recruitment has forged an enviable reputation within the UK recruitment market.

We offer a dynamic recruitment solution, tailoring our service to your requirements.

 

We currently offer a range of recruitment services to a variety of industry sectors:

  • Industrial
  • Technical
  • Construction
  • Commercial
  • Healthcare
  • Training
  • Driving 
  • Education
  • Print & Packaging
  • Public Sector & Housing

 

THE ROLE

We are looking for Health Care Assistants to provide a range of services to the patient who require support and assistance with their health needs. This usually involves providing a supportive and reassuring manner, varying levels of personal care and clinical observations within  acute and community based settings

 

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Dressing, undressing/preparing the service user for their day.
  • Washing/bathing/showering/shaving/grooming/cleaning teeth
  • Continence care and all aspects of personal hygiene
  • Care of pressure sores (under appropriate nursing supervision and training)
  • Getting in and out of bed
  • Use of hoist and moving equipment as appropriate to the service user.
  • Report on wellbeing of the patient to the nurse in charge
  • Update and communicate with the nurse in charge of duties completed
  • Assisting with feeding as required

 

THE CANDIDATE

  • 6 Months experience of working in the care industry
  • Enhanced DBS
  • Physically fit
  • Promote privacy, dignity and respects
  • Maintain a professional manner

OTHER INFORMATION

To discuss these roles, please contact Oscar.Alexander@croydon.gov.uk

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