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DATE ADDED: Tue 08/10/2019

Health Care Assistant

Stafford, UK
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COMPANY: OPTIMA STAFFING SOLUTIONS

JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime

Job Description

 

-Assessing the needs and risks of service users on an ongoing basis

 

-Assisting nurses to provide holistic and therapeutic care to patients

 

-Engaging service users in activities plus escort on grounds or community leaves as appropriate

 

-Promoting independence, dignity and choice

 

-Promoting health, safety and wellbeing

 

-Risk assessment and care planning

 

Required Skills and Attributes:

 

-NVQ Level 2/3 is desirable but not mandatory

 

-Current DBS

 

-Relevant Healthcare Training

 

-Right to work in the U.K.

 

-Minimum 1 year care experience in mental health, partly in a medium secure unit

 

-Good verbal and written communication

 

-Ability to work well in a team and also able to work independently using your own initiative

 

-Great attitude in working with vulnerable individuals

 

-Competent in doing vital signs, updating food and fluid charts and turning charts.

 

-Reliable, punctual and committed to making a difference in the lives of others

 

-Up to date mandatory trainings

 

-Driver with own car is an added advantage

 

-Must have previous health care assistant experience in care home or hospital

Benefits:

Flexible working hours Salary: £9.00 to £14.00 /hour

 

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