Bank / Permanent Healthcare Assistant - Basildon Essex

St Andrew's
£18230 per annum, Benefits: Inclusive of London Fringe Allowance
06 Aug 2019
03 Sep 2019
Katie Carroll
Nursing Field
Private Healthcare
Care Assistant
Job Type
Bank / Permanent Healthcare Assistant, Basildon

Core Contributor  (Band 2)
Salary Permanent Healthcare £18,230 Per Annum Inclusive of Essex Allowance + Shift Ehancements
Hours Permanent 37.5 , Long Days, every other weekend
Salary Bank Healthcare: From £8.68 per hour plus enhanced pay for unsocial hours
Hours: Zero hours contract - We have many bank shifts currently available 7 days a week

(Night working will be available once  the probation  period is successfully completed)

Your role with us

Healthcare assistants work in all areas of our Clinical Services, supporting staff teams in delivering and focusing on our Patients and their rehabilitation, daily activities and care. The role can be quite active and we would therefore require you to be able to cope with the demands of an active post. All successful candidates will be required to complete the Care Certificate - full details will be discussed during pre-interview screening process.

Your profile

There are no set entry requirements to become a Healthcare Assistant but there are skills and personal characteristics needed.

To be a Healthcare Assistant in mental health care, you will need to be:

- Resilient
- Caring and kind
- Cheerful and friendly
- Willing to do personal care tasks (washing, toileting, etc.) in some areas
- Able to follow instructions and procedures

- Able to work in a team but use your own initiative
You\'ll also need:

- Communication and listening skills
- Organisational skills
- Observational skills
- Rewards

We offer an excellent benefits package including:

- Pension
- Free parking
- Paid Training
- Paid DBS application

Closing date: Sunday 1st September