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Roaming Healthcare Assistant
Merseyside (Full Time, Permanent)
£16,848 - £22,464 / Year (Mileage)
Roaming Healthcare Assistant - Merseyside
Our client is looking to recruit a roaming healthcare assistant to work nights across 7 homes across the North West.

As a Healthcare Assistant you will:

Ensure the highest levels of care are maintained by supporting/assisting clients, when required, with washing, toileting, dressing, undressing, and all other aspects of daily living.
Assist with daily activities providing residents with both physical and emotional support and personal care as needed.
Observe care planning needs for clients and complete written daily records as instructed and in line with the Company’s policies and procedures.
Answer Nurse call system, giving assistance as required.
Under the supervision and guidance of senior Care Staff, report on the well-being of Clients.
Communicate professionally and warmly with visitors family members, and other health care professionals.
Promote and ensure the good reputation of the Care Home.
Ensure that all information of confidential nature gained in the course of duty is not divulged to third parties.
Adhere to all Company policies and procedures within the defined time scales.

The successful candidate must have:

Driving Licence and access to own vehicle
NVQ 2 in Health and Social Care desirable or a willingness to undertake the qualification
One year experience in long term care or assisted living or home health preferred
Ability to handle multiple priorities
Possesses effective written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrates good judgment, problem solving and decision making skills
Ability to react calmly in emergency situations and be considerate
Caring and compassionate attitude while articulating true concern for people
Ability to work flexible hours
Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
Demonstration of proficiency in computer skills, Microsoft Office (Windows, Outlook, Excel)

Hourly rate £9.00 per hour plus 25 pence per mile travelling expenses.

We have a 36-48 hour night contracts available.

Salary for 36 hour contract would be £16,848 plus mileage.

Salary for 48 hour contract would be £22,464 plus mileage.