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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 - Complex Care

Job details

Job Ref
10268-A5919

Salary
£8 - £13 p/hour

Location
Kings Heath - West Midlands

Job type
HCA

Closing date
31-Jan-2018

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Job description

We are recruiting experienced Healthcare Assistants to provide care in the home of a 7-year-old boy who has a severe brain injury.

This beautiful little boy lives at home with his mother and father and two younger sisters and attends school 5 days a week, so we are looking for carers who can accompany him and support his development. He is none-verbal but can occasionally communicate through eye movement.

We provide a package of care 7 days a week which covers days; Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, and nights; Saturday and Sunday 8pm to 9am. We can offer these shifts on both a full and part time basis, however continuity of care is extremely important, so we need carers who can commit to these shifts in the long term.

Day shifts will include accompanying our young client to school where he enjoys taking part in his classes and swimming, as well as providing support after school. You will assist with his nebuliser, enteral feeding, medications, oxygen, physio and moving and handling.

Essential skills

At least 6 months care experience Exposure to working with children with brain injuries Moving and handling

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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