Healthcare Assistant Job at Workforce People Solutions – in Letcombe Regis

Job Description



We are looking for kind, caring and empathetic people to work in a beautiful retirement village situated just 2 miles from the picturesque market town of Wantage, being famous as the second-largest centre of racehorse training in England.

As a Healthcare Assistant you will you be helping people to truly get the most out of life, by offering all the support they need, providing them with ongoing care and support which helps them live life to the full.

Ideally, you will have previous experience working in a care or dementia setting or you may have a Level 3 in Health & Social Care or equivalent, however this isn’t essential as full training will be provided.

Some duties may include:

· Assisting residents with personal care duties such as bathing, dressing, toileting and incontinence care

· Supporting the Nurse or Senior Care Assistant to complete monthly and weekly checks to monitor the health of our residents

· Supporting at mealtimes: serving meals and transferring residents to the dining room

· Attending planned activities

· Admin duties: updating food, fluid and stool charts, supplementary files, daily notes and care plans

What’s in it for You…

· A permanent, full-time position for enhanced job security

· Competitive salary: £10.41 per hour + 20% night enhancement

· Shift patterns: 8am – 8pm or 8pm – 8am and alternate weekends

· Comprehensive induction, on-going training and development

· Uniform provided

· The opportunity to develop your Healthcare career

· Our agency is a relocation specialist. If you need to relocate for the job, we’ll help you find accommodation, take you to your face-to-face interview and stay in touch with you for the duration of your employment in case of any issues

What We Need…

· Being a Healthcare Assistant is a calling as much as it is a job. You need to be kind, compassionate, caring and hardworking

· Ideally, experience of working in a care or dementia setting or you may have a Level 3 in Health & Social Care or equivalent

· During the interview process we’ll need to see you demonstrate empathy, respect and compassion

· You’ll need to be physically able – moving and handling residents and dealing with their day-to-day requirements may be a demanding work

· You’ll need to be able to commute to the care home in Letcombe Regis or willing to relocate to the local area


Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £10.41 per hour

About Company

Company: Workforce People Solutions –

Company Location:  Letcombe Regis

Job Category: Healthcare Jobs, Health & Medicine Jobs

About Workforce People Solutions -