Health Care Assistant
We are currently recruiting Health Care Assistants for a 44-bed Nursing Home offering general nursing care to elderly and dementia residents.
The Home is in a small village near Barnstaple, close to the North Devon coast and beaches and to Exmoor National Park. The home has an excellent reputation, is well rated, and genuinely takes care of its staff.
We are looking for staff to cover day shifts (from 7 AM to 7 PM) or night shifts (7 PM to 7 AM). The ideal candidate will hold an NVQ level 2 or equivalent or is willing to work towards it (we provide the training), have a good level of knowledge and demonstrable experience in caring for elderly people and good communication skills.
This provides an exciting opportunity to join their team of Nurses, Assistant Practitioners and Care Assistants in a warm and welcoming Home where openness, respect and trust are key values.
What are the benefits?
- Welcome bonus
- Excellent hourly rate at £9.35-£10.52 per hour
- Paid breaks
- Free meal
- Enhancements for Performance, Bank Holiday, Overtime, and Acute Shifts
- Refer-a-Friend bonus scheme
- Annual loyalty bonus scheme
- Full-time, part-time and bank hours offered, from 12 to 48 hours/week
- Permanent position
- Automatic enrolment on to our pension scheme
- A fully funded training programme
- Opportunities for development