Healthcare Assistant, Community Hospital

Location: Croydon  |  Cambridgeshire  |  England
Sector: Social Care
Consultant: Vincent Lagos
Job Reference: 34841
Salary: £9 - £9
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Support Worker

Croydon, London

£9.00 Per Hour

We are currently working with an innovative and forward thinking independent nationwide provider of care for males and females over the age of eighteen who have complex mental health, personality disorder and physical health needs. They currently have a need for HCA’s in a 25 bed community-based hospital that provides assertive rehabilitation for male and female service users with complex mental health needs.

Purpose of the role:

      To work under the direction of the nurse in charge.

To assist the trained staff in the assessing, planning, implementation and evaluation of each client’s care programme.

To accept responsibility for a defined group of clients.

To be responsible for assisting clients to perform activities of daily living and in recreational activities as instructed and prescribed in care plans and in accordance with all unit policies.

To provide verbal and written reports on clients condition and progress as allocated and instructed.

To adhere to all the policies of the unit.

To carry out any Health & Safety duties as requested.

To report any untoward incident of any nature to the nurse in charge.

Requirements of a Support Worker:

      Experience in providing care to others within a residential, supported living or hospital environment

NVQ level 1 or equivalent O level, GCSE grade G and above.

This job is advertised by Vincent Lagos Colombel; if you are interested in this position please click and apply now.

Please feel free to contact Vincent on 07520 634 851 or at [email protected]