Healthcare Assistant – AudienceLink for Apollo Home Healthcare – Darlington

AudienceLink for Apollo Home Healthcare

*Are you looking to expand your skills and enhance your career to include providing Complex Clinical Care or do you already have Complex Care experience?*

Apollo Home Healthcare is seeking experienced Healthcare Assistants to support an adult male with his complex care needs.

We are looking for dedicated and compassionate Healthcare Assistants who are passionate about their job, enjoy delivering one to one support and who can build positive relationships with our service users and their families.

Our service user is a gentleman in his early 40s, who requires assistance throughout the day and night on a 2:1 basis.

He already has a well-established care team in place and is now looking for someone who is reliable and experienced to join them in Darlington.

You will be supporting him with his care and social needs, which may include but are not limited to carrying out personal care, moving, repositioning and social activities.

Our service user is a big part of his community and is currently going through the process of campaigning to become a local councillor.

He really enjoys volunteering as a bereavement councillor and works from home but sometimes pops to the local office. To relax he likes to listen to music and watch films. He has good relationship with his colleagues, family and friends.

Having previous complex care experience is desirable, however not essential as Apollo Home Healthcare offer enhanced training to help develop your current skill set.

*Our candidates will need a UK Drivers Licence to be able to drive our services users adapted vehicle*

*Essential Experience Required*

* 3 months previous care experience
* Personal Care
* Moving and Handling
* Medication Administration
* UK Drivers Licence

*Desirable Experience*

* Tracheostomy Care
* Ventilation Management
* Spinal Injury Awareness
* Oral suctioning
* Physiotherapy

*We have the following shifts available;*

* Part Time- 22-24 hours per week
* Days and Nights
* 11/12 hour shifts
* Mixture of shifts

*Please note that training will be provided locally* *Take a look at our payrates:*

Weekdays £11.50 per hour Approx. £138 per 12-hour shift

Weeknights £12.00 per hour Approx. £144 per 12-hour shift

Weekends £12.50 per hour Approx. £150 per 12- hour shifts

Bank Holiday £13.50 per hour Approx. £162 per 12- hour shift

*This is a personally rewarding role where you can build on your clinical skills and experience, whilst delivering exceptional care and support to our service user, really making an impact on his day-to-day life.*

*Apollo Home Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer and we advertise a high volume of vacancies on behalf of our clients.*

*Due to the nature of the vacancies we recruit for, our clients have the right to request whether they wish for female or male staff to work on their team.*

*These specific requirements do not reflect the views of our organisation.*

It is incredibly important to us that we reward and recognise the commitment and dedication of our healthcare staff, as they are at the forefront of the services we deliver for our clients.

We have developed an industry-leading reward and recognition scheme that we are extremely proud of which offers minimum pay rates from *£12.00 per hour in this area* and a fantastic loyalty reward scheme. Rewarding at months 6 and 12 and entered into quarterly prize draws.

*If you would like to be part of an amazing team that make a real difference to the lives of others, then please apply today!*

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: £12.00-£13.50 per hour

* Night shift
* Overtime

Application question(s):
* Do you have at least 3 months experience working in care and or childcare?

Work authorisation:
* United Kingdom (required)

Work Location: In person

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