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Health Care Assistant

  • Location:

    Kingston upon Thames

  • Sector:

    Social Work

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Anthony Scargill

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  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Akton Recruitment are looking for an experienced healthcare assistant to join the local authority based in Kingston upon Thames. You will be based in a care home for the elderly, main duties include:
* To assist and support people using the service with personal care and physical tasks e.g. assistance with dressing, washing, bathing and with meals
* Social duties (e.g. talking and helping people using the service to maintain contact with family, friends and community, and recreation) aimed at creating a supporting atmosphere. Encourage and assist people using the service with individual and group social and therapeutic activities of the service.
* To participate in the normal domestic tasks connected with the daily routine of the service and the personal needs of the people using the service.
* To enter details of incidents and events occurring during a period of duty in the appropriate records, and to report verbally to the senior member of staff on duty before leaving the premises.
This is a full-time contract-based role working 35 hours per week on a shift basis. The initial contract for this role is 3 months with a view to extend. Pay rate for this role is £11- £12 per hour. It is essential you have an up-to-date enhanced DBS for this role. If you're interested, get in touch now!