Health Care Assistant

*PLEASE NOTE, WE DO NOT PROVIDE SPONSORSHIP FOR THIS ROLE*Healthcare Assistant – Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire  Job type: Permanent and BANK opportunitiesContract hours: up to 39 hours per week, overtime available, subject to availabilityShift pattern example: 8am – 8pm or 8pm – 8am.

Monday to Sunday rota, including alternate weekends.St Pauls Care Centre, is an 88 bedded care home with friendly team where you are sure to always receive a warm welcome.

We support elderly residents with a variety of care and nursing needs and the home is located within a delightful residential area in Hemel Hempstead, just a short walk away from the town centre and with access to the main bus routes.We are incredibly proud of our inspected care homes that are rated ‘Good’ or ‘Outstanding’ by the CQC.Benefits at Westgate Healthcare:We’re only as good as our team, so, we strive to help them be the best they can be and we make sure they are well rewarded.

The exact package depends on your role, but below you’ll see the sort of benefits we offer:
Up to £11.00 per hourFree DBS checkFree uniformPaid induction and training  Opportunities for career progressionRewards (cash payments) for ‘Refer a Friend’ scheme – sharing is caring!Free Eye Test (for qualifying Staff)Paid Nurse PIN renewal Paid 28 days holiday entitlementRewards for employee of the month  Awards for long service – up to £1,250Free staff wellness fundFree snacks for staffFree parkingPension schemeDiscounts from hundreds of nationwide high street and online stores
Your day-to-day duties will include:
Support our residents with their daily activities whether this be assisting a resident to wash and dress in the morning, developing their individual care plan, or helping them choose and eat their favourite mealBe a friend who our residents can rely on to champion their dignity, independence and support them to live happy and healthy livesThink on your feet, communicate effectively, take on responsibility, prioritise your work load and keep accurate recordsWork in a team and build relationships with your fellow team members
About you:
Right to live and work in the UKA caring nature, positive attitude and the ability to work in a teamExcellent communication skills, both verbal and writtenPrevious experience of working with the elderly is desirable but not essential
 Please note: We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we receive suitable applications, therefore, an early submission of application is encouraged.

Applications are reviewed on a weekly basis; interviews are arranged to suit on an ‘as and when required’ basis.

If you do not hear from us within 5 working days, please assume your application has been unsuccessful.Westgate Healthcare is an equal opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

  • Location: St Pauls Care Home, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 5XW, Hemel Hempstead, He
  • Salary: £10 - 11 per hour
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: The Talent Hub
  • Posted: 27-Sep-2022
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