First Choice Selection Services Limited

Healthcare Assistant

Location UK / Cookstown Area

Job Type Permanent, Temporary full-time, TemporaryContract, Trainee

Salary See description

Updated 7 days ago

Reference 1366484

 Job Description

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Care Assistant to join our Dungannon team. This particular post is just minutes away from Cookstown town centre and is due to start on the 5th November. The pay rate ranges from £8.49 – £14.77 per hour and on a rota basis Monday-Sunday.

What The Job Is:

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Care Assistant to join our Dungannon team. This particular post is just minutes away from Cookstown town centre and is due to start on the 5th November. The pay rate ranges from £8.49 – £14.77 per hour and on a rota basis Monday-Sunday. This particular post is in You will be working as a Care Assistant in a Residential Home for elderly patients with dementia, this unit can have up to 29 residents.

 

Who we Are:

First Choice, now one of Northern Ireland’s leading Healthcare Recruitment Agencies, has come a long way since opening its doors in 1994. We employ over 40 consultants and place over 1000 temporary staff every week in a variety of Public and Private Sector Settings.

We value our Healthcare Staff and the hard work they do and are currently looking for individuals to join our team.

 

 

What the job entails

  • Working to the standards set out in the Code of Conduct for Healthcare Assistants
  • Personal Care including infection prevention and control, food, personal hygiene and overall reassurance, comfort and safety.
  • Promoting positive mental/physical/nutritional health with patients.
  • Providing skilled, evidence based care which adheres to agreed policies and procedures.
  • Assisting with activities

What we need from you

  • NVQ level 2 in Care or equivalent or higher OR If no NVQ at least 6 months paid experience

What we would like from you

  • Over 6 months experience
  • NISCC Registration

What We Will Offer You:

  • £8.49-£14.77 per hour depending on shift with yearly increments
  • A minimum of 28 days paid holidays (pro rata)
  • Inclusion into our company pension scheme
  • Free comprehensive and ongoing annual training courses
  • Free uniform

The Nitty Gritty:

  • 40 hours per week- 8am-8pm shifts
  • 1 hour lunch break
  • 24 Hour on call service that can be accessed for emergencies
  • Closing date for this post is 31-10-2018 @5pm
  • Start date 05-11-2018

The Next Steps:

  • Contact Danielle Beattie or Aaron Lavery on 028 38316446
  • Email a copy of your CV to email provided

 

If you like the idea of making a difference to people’s lives and would like to expand your career in the Healthcare sector and work for one of Northern Irelands leading provider of Healthcare Staff then please contact the team that always ticks the boxes.

                       First Choice is an equal opportunities employer