Apollo Home Healthcare
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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.

Healthcare Assistant - Evenings and Nights

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£9 - £13 per hour

Widnes - Cheshire

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The Role

We have a vacancy for a Care Assistant to provide support in the home of a young child with significant complex care and development needs.

This lovely young boy has a severe brain injury and Cerebral Palsy. He has no swallow reflex and is unable to clear own secretions so requires regular suction via tracheostomy 24 hours a day. All of his medication is administered via gastrostomy. He also attends school when feeling well.

The Hours

The package of care we provide this client is Includes evenings and nights, 7 days a week.

We have the following shifts available:

4:30pm to 9:30pm (Monday to Thursday) 8:30pm to 8:30am Waking nights (every second Saturday) We can offer these shifts on both a full and part time basis. Continuity of care is absolutely critical to this client and his family so we do ask that you can commit to shifts on a long-term basis.

For an experienced care assistant, this role provides an excellent opportunity to make a real difference to this young boy and his family.

Our Ideal Candidate

This position is ideal for somebody who has exposure to complex clinical care and understand the tasks mentioned above and is ready to take the step up to deliver complex care independently.

We require someone who has experience working in care for a minimum of 6 months.

Who are Apollo Home Healthcare

We are a specialist provider of complex care. What this means for you, is you will be given the tools and guidance needed to continue building on your skills within the sector.

What will I get when working for AHH?

All of our staff are paid very competitive pay rates. This particular client's care package starts at £9 an hour and will increase for nights and weekends. We provide a company pension. You will receive holiday pay When you work, you accrue the holiday pay which will then be paid during annual leave. You will also receive ongoing training and development from the staff in our Heywood office. They are there to ensure you are able to provide the best standard of care and to ensure you are enjoying your job!

I want to apply!

That is great news. We would love to hear from you.

You can apply using the following methods:

Call 01902 847111 and ask for Paula. I will be happy to go through everything you need to know. Click apply now and submit your CV.

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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