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

Health Care Assistant job vacancy in Wigan, Lancashire

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Pay Rate (ph)
£9.50 - £15.00

Wigan - Lancashire

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Full Time, Part Time, Days, Nights,

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Job description

Care Assistant

Location: Wigan

*Salary: £9.00 - £15.00 reduced rate whilst shadowing**

We offer full comprehensive training for our client’s requirements and while training you will be working at a reduced rate.

Hours / Shift Pattern: Days 08:00 – 20:00 / Nights 20:00 – 08:00

We require Male and Female Care assistant to provide support for a gentleman who lives at home with his family in the Wigan area.

Our client requires 2 – 1 support 24/7. The shift patterns are days/nights 8-8. Applicants must be able to work weekends and do a mixture of days and nights.

Continuity of the care is extremely important to this gentleman and his family, so we need healthcare assistants who can commit to regular work with this client on a long-term basis.

Our client has a spinal condition which has resulted in him having a Tracheostomy and being ventilator dependent. Due our client's condition at times he gets frustrated with situations and he can come across confrontational. All nutrition is administered via gastrostomy. Our clients' needs support with all aspects of his care including all Moving and Handling.

Despite his complex needs he enjoys visiting his local social club, going fishing, listening to rock music and attending music concerts when he is able to do so. This would suit someone with similar interests It is essential that you are a driver.

This is a personally rewarding role where you can make a difference to our clients and their family’s everyday lives.

If you are interested in this position and have the experience, we are looking for please do not hesitate to apply.

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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