Salary: £13.88 - £15.00 per visit
Post Date: 19/03/2018
About the role
Interserve Healthcare is recruiting for Healthcare Assistants to provide care and support to patients requiring renal dialysis within their own homes which allows patients suffering with kidney failure the freedom to live an independent life.
Applicants will need to have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and have a flexible approach to working regular shifts – some of which will include unsociable hours - delivering high quality person-centred care within patient’s homes.
No previous experience of working in this field is required as comprehensive training will be provided.
Responsibilities of this role will include; assisting patients with dialysis treatment including machine set-up, connecting patients to the machine and supporting other care needs as per the individual patients care plan and prescription sheet. Healthcare Assistants will also be required to carry out and record observations of a patient’s general well-being.
Accurate record keeping is essential as is being responsible for the management of patient stock levels to ensure that the right amount of equipment is always available for their care.
You must possess the following:
• A full UK driving license
• NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care/equivalent
About the Company
Interserve Healthcare delivers specialist healthcare services to clients in their own homes and in healthcare establishments throughout the UK. We recruit Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers on a national basis to deliver outstanding care and support to our ever-growing client base.
What we can offer you:
• On-going 24/7 support from the Senior Nurse Team
• First refusal to other care opportunities
• Holiday pay
Interserve Healthcare is an Investors in Diversity accredited company & committed to equal opportunities for all (Agy).