Healthcare Assistant

  • Location:

    Paisley, Renfrewshire

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    +free PVG +free training +free SVQ

  • Contact:

    Olivia Witchard

  • Contact email:

    olivia.witchard@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/556282

  • Published:

    2 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-08-07

  • Start date:

    20/07/2020 14:11:45

Healthcare Assistants are always in demand and always valued for the supportive and vital work they do, but in this time of COVID-19, they are proving to be the country's heroes.

If you're a professional carer based in Paisley and looking for your next career move, this competitively paid role as a Healthcare Assistant could be for you. The right candidate will earn £8.72 to £13 per hour in a flexible working schedule covering weekdays, weekends and bank holidays.

The Care Assistant role:
You'll be a passionate Care Assistant or Care Worker, based in Paisley, who can be flexible in the hours you work and with availability also to work weekends and bank holidays. Along with a competitive salary of up to £13 per hour, you'll be entitled to additional career and lifestyle benefits.
Some of your responsibilities will include:
? Assisting with the personal and emotional care of residents and other clients of the home.
? Administering medication by following care plans, medication records and relevant policy and procedure.
? Appropriate record-keeping, including completion of personal care records, medication records and care plans.

You'll be part of a positive, inclusive team so you'll be expected to work closely with your colleagues, who include Support Workers and Community Care Assistants. As part of the role, you'll need to be supportive, reliable, inclusive, calm and understanding of the needs and views of others.

What you need to provide:
? SVQ Level 2/3 in Care, or a willingness to complete it alongside regular SVQ and statutory training.
? Six months' experience in the care sector.
? Relevant Care training (certificates required).
? Excellent communication and people skills.
? Willingness to undertake personal care and work shifts.

If you're interested in this rewarding Care Assistant role in Paisley, please get in touch today. Rest assured any interviews required at this time will be online or via phone to ensure your health and safety.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.