We are looking for a skilled Healthcare Assistant to become a part of our facility’s compassionate care-giving team. The HCA will interact directly with patients, providing comfort and transportation, monitoring their vital signs and assisting with daily living needs. We are searching for a dedicated, compassionate and energetic individual to be a vital link between our patients and the nurses and other facility staff.
Assist with daily living activities. This includes delivering meals to patients, turning and ambulating patients and providing plenty of freshwaters, as well as extra nourishment between meals
Help patients with personal hygiene. Provide patients with bedpans, help with baths, shampoos and showers
Provide adjunct care for the patient, including ice packs, non-sterile dressings and therapeutic baths
Check vital signs and record daily information in the patient’s chart
Assist the nurses and other staff as needed
Adhere to professional standards, follow policies and procedures and abide by government regulatory requirements, as well as Nursing standards.
Qualifications and Skills:
GCSEs and A-levels or equivalent
Completion of an RNC nursing qualification
Basic computer skills
Ability to work as part of a team and to handle multiple tasks safely and effectively
Good communication skills, including the ability to communicate sensitive information with empathy (“bedside manner”)
High tolerance for working under pressure and handling critical situations with a cool head
If you think you are the right person, fill the below form: