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Hospital Discharge Care Assistant

Medacs healthcare have an exciting opportunity to join our Hospital Discharge Care Assistant team covering the South of Bristol. The service is designed to relieve pressure on hospitals by freeing up much needed beds and to enable people to live as independently as possible.

The role is to support vulnerable people living in their own homes for up to 8 weeks following their discharge from a stay in hospital, where they will then either no longer require care and support or transfer to a homecare provider for long-term support.

North of Bristol in areas covered are BS9, BS10, BS11:

  • Shirehampton
  • Seamills
  • Avonmouth
  • Lawerence weston
  • Southmead
  • Heanleaze
  • Brentry
  • Horfield

Shift patterns available are:

  • 07:00 to 14:00 Monday to Friday
  • 16:00 to 22:00 Monday to Friday
  • 07:00 to 14:00 Saturday and Sunday
  • 16:00 to 22:00 Saturday and Sunday

Why work for Medacs Healthcare?

  • Competitive rates of pay £9.50 to £10.75 per hour
  • Earn over £330.00 Gross per week for working 35 hours
  • Guaranteed hours offered (terms and conditions apply)
  • 35p per mile for drivers
  • Company mobile telephone
  • Free DBS and uniform
  • You will be given on-going career support and professional development, should you wish to progress
  • Our employees mean a lot to us! We take pride in our carers and the support they deliver, so to give back, we host regular awards for our 'Star Care Workers'
  • Care Friends - an easy, fun and rewarding referral scheme
  • EAP Service - we will provide you access to an industry leading Employee Assistance Programme, so if you're ever in a time of need, someone will always be there
  • Pension scheme
  • Holiday pay
  • Free uniform

As a Hospital Discharge Care Assistant, you will support with

  • Promoting dignity and respect
  • Personal care
  • Medication support
  • Meal preparation/support
  • Domestic assistance
  • Emotional and social support

At Medacs Healthcare, we take your safety seriously. We ensure that we meet all Government guidelines when it comes to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). The safety of our staff and service users is paramount.

Find out more

We pride ourselves on our ability to be flexible, responsive and respectful - truly valuing our care staff and customers.

If you're interested in this position, then click apply today, or call/text our Recruiter Amy at Medacs Healthcare in Bristol on 0117 950 6027 Amy.Harris@medacs.com with your details. INDBRS

Hospital Discharge Care Assistant

Medacs
Bristol
Permanent
no work experience required
Other
£9.50 - £10.75 per hour

Published on 30 Sep 2021

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