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Healthcare Assistant

  • Location: Bournemouth, Dorset
  • Salary: £15.5 - £30 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time

Seven Healthcare are seeking to recruit a passionate and motivated Healthcare Assistant (HCA) to join our team in a thriving healthcare environment in Bournemouth, UK. The ideal candidate will provide outstanding patient care and be deeply committed to the wellbeing and security of our patients.


1. Assisting qualified professionals in delivering quality healthcare to patients.

2. Providing personal and practical support to patients, including activities of daily living such as dressing, bathing, toileting, and mealtime assistance.

3. Performing basic clinical duties such as taking and recording vital signs – temperature, blood pressure, pulse, etc.

4. Helping healthcare professionals during physical examinations and medical procedures.

5. Maintaining patients’ dignity and confidentiality at all times.

6. Assisting with patient mobility and arranging or aiding in patient transport when necessary.

7. Ensuring a clean and safe environment at all times in compliance with infection control protocols.

8. Developing and maintaining effective communication and information systems with all team members.

9. Participating in staff meetings, training, and development opportunities as directed.

10. Documenting and reporting any change in patients’ health status to the relevant healthcare professional.


1. Previous experience in a healthcare assistant role is preferred.

2. NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care or equivalent is desirable.

3. Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.

4. Strong commitment to the delivery of high-quality patient care.

5. Ability to work effectively and productively within a team.

6. Enhanced DBS check.

7. Flexible availability, including nights and weekends.

To Apply:

Interested candidates who meet the above criteria are invited to submit their CV and cover letter detailing their relevant experience and why they believe they are suitable for this role.

Please note that due to the nature of this role, the successful candidate will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified individuals.

Working with Seven Resourcing:

Established in 2011, Seven Resourcing is one of the UK’s largest suppliers of temporary and ad-hoc professionals. Rated ‘Excellent’ on Trustpilot from 2000+ reviews, and with 20+ major recruitment awards, we take pride in knowing we can find you the best possible rates and a role you can be proud of.

We have a reputation for recruiting at lightning speed, but we can only respond to candidates who meet the exact requirements of the position. If you have any queries about a role or application, please get in touch with our candidate care team.