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Work with us and make a real difference to peoples lives.
Job vacancy
Work with us and make a real difference to peoples lives.
Job vacancy
Work with us and make a real difference to peoples lives.

Care Assistant - Days and sleeping nights

Job details

Job Ref
10048-A3804

Salary
£8.50 per hour - £10.50 per hour

Location
Shrewsbury

Job type
HCA

Closing date
30-Sep-2017

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Job description

Our client is looking to expand their team of carers; we are looking for experienced health care assistants who can work at least a full day and night at a time (24 hours) and could at times stay for 48 hours.

Our client has a spinal injury and is a wheel chair user, they have associated clinical needs to their injury and is unable to weight bear so requires assistance with moving & handling.

A typical day’s work is starting at 08:00 assisting our client with all aspects of personal care, social activities, shopping, daily domestic chores and food preparation.

Your day will cease at approx. 22:00 when our clients retires for the day.

There is accommodation specific for the team so you can relax once your daily hours are complete.

You may at times be called in the night but this is rare and an enhanced pay rate would be offered if this was to happen – this will be explained more in your interview.

This is a really rewarding role and excellent opportunity within complex clinical care, if you have the skills and experience required we would love you to apply.

Desired skills

Our ideal candidate will have a strong background working in care. We will provide all of the training you need to deliver any clinical tasks out client needs such as spotting symptoms of Autonomic Dysreflexia, Diabetes management, Supra Pubic Catheter care.

Having knowledge of spinal injury would be an advantage.

Essential skills

We would love to hear from you if you:

  • Can evidence a minimum of 6 months experience working in care
  • Car Driver
  • Female

If you would like further information please feel free to apply and a member of our team will be happy to contact you.

Why work for Apollo?

We are passionate about delivering the highest standard of care and we recognise that our employees are integral to doing this. In return for your hard work and dedication you will receive:

  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Full clinical training specific to your client's needs
  • Opportunity to work with other clients in the area
  • Ongoing professional training and development
  • 24/7 emergency on-call

To apply for this position please feel free to call us on 01902 847111 or click apply now and a member of our recruitment team will be happy to contact you.

Apollo Home Healthcare is an equal opportunities employer (Agy). Please do not apply unless you can evidence previous experience.

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