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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 - Response Team – Permanent role

Job details

Job Ref
10247-A6775

Salary
£19,000 - £21,000 FTE

Location
Nottingham - Nottinghamshire

Job type
Office

Closing date
31-Aug-2018

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Job description

We have a new opportunity for a Healthcare Assistant to join our Response Team in Nottinghamshire on a permanent basis.

The role

The role will involve delivering high quality clinical care to a variety of clients in their own homes. You will support the prompt discharge of new patients as well as working on existing packages requiring support.

The role will be for 30 hours per week across seven days.

We understand the importance of a life work balance so working will be on a rotation. Additional hours are available.

The position will involve travel across the specified regional area, so driving is essential with access to a vehicle. Mileage will be paid for an agreed proportion of miles.

We provide care to a wide range of clients from babies and children to adults and the elderly.

All clients have substantial and on-going complex healthcare needs and need a strong team of care staff to support their day to day life.

The clinical needs of our clients include:

  • Ventilation and airway management,
  • Tracheostomy care
  • Oral and Nasal suction
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Nebuliser therapy
  • Medication Management including via PEG
  • Administering rescue medication and insulin.
  • Continence management including catheter care, intermittent catherisation manual evacuation, suppositories and enemas
  • Enteral & NG feeding

If successful you will receive a full training programme to include:-

  • Comprehensive company induction .
  • All mandatory training including practical sign off in Manual Handling, BLS Adult & Child and Administration of medication
  • Complex theory training with clinical professionals in their field
  • Practical sign off and monitoring from a Clinical Lead

Whilst full training is provided we do require strong hands on care experience. We are looking for someone with a strong track record of working with clients with complex needs who can demonstrate clinical skills and experience.

If you want to make a difference and you are passionate about delivering outstanding support then we would love to hear from you.

Why work for us?

  • Full paid theory and practical mandatory and complex training
  • Free DBS and uniform
  • 25 Days paid holiday per year
  • Nest Pension Scheme

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:

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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