j’s healthcare assistant
Full Time – 37.5 hours per week
Band 4 equivalent
Jan 17, 2019
We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated Healthcare Assistant to work within the team at the hospice.
You will hold an NVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care, alternatively hold a Level 2 and be willing to train to a level 3. You will be supporting young adults with complex physical and learning needs in their own homes and their community. You will work closely with the nurses and wellbeing team to ensure the young adults’ needs are met within their plan of care. Elements of the role will include delivering care independently in patients’ homes such as administering prescribed medications and wound management.
You will have a passion for young adult palliative care and be keen to develop skills in community, young adult and learning disability care. You will need to be a flexible team member, have excellent communication and the ability to work autonomously.
Full driving licence and car owner essential.