Healthcare Assistant – Guernsey

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  • Location:
  • Salary:
    £22,819 - £23,367 / annum
  • Job type:
    Permanent
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Unqualified
  • Deadline:
    31st July 2019

Job Description

Job Description

Social Personnel are seeking a Healthcare Assistant to Join Guernsey’s Older Peoples Service. The Healthcare Assistant will work under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and will have responsibility for assisting service users with all activities of daily living. Care will be individualised to each service users’ needs and will be delivered in a dignified and compassionate manner at all times.

Duties

  • Support and care for the patient and their relatives redirecting any enquiries about specific care and progress to the Registered Nurse in Charge
  • Participate in assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patient care needs.
  • Maintain records of nursing care and patient progress in accordance with standards and policies for records and record keeping
  • Contribute to effective team practice through communicating with other team members in a constructive way offering support and assistance and making suggestions for improvement of care delivery.
  • Provision of assistance to clients as they are prepared for treatments, investigations and procedures or emergency admission.

Requirements

  • NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care
  • Previous experience of working in a Health Care Setting
  • Have a flexible approach to shift patterns

Benefits

  • Successful applicants will be invited to Guernsey to attend an expenses paid panel interview.
  • Competitive salary and you will be entitled to an annual bonus of £1,167
  • Successful candidates will be provided with a Long Term Employment Permit. This permit will allow you to become a permanent resident and will extend to any family members who reside with you.
  • Attractive relocation package and, if you rent private accommodation, you will be entitled to a £5,000 lump sum, a rent allowance payable over 2 years and a house purchase grant where applicable.   As an alternative, Guernsey also offer single subsidised staff accommodation and a £500 lump sum to support your relocation.

Benefits of working with Social Personnel:

  • As a Top Tier agency across many local authorities nationwide, Social Personnel have access to jobs earlier than other agencies, giving you the best chance at securing the role.
  • A way to give back to charitable organisations/disadvantaged young people, through our partnership with Youth at Risk, now known as GRIT
  • A market leading £250 referral bonus, paid across 3 months, for every successful placement we make from someone you refer to us
  • Your own highly experienced recruitment consultant and dedicated aftercare team
  • Boat Parties, prize giveaways and much, much more…

Contact:
If you are interested in this position please feel free to get in contact with Calvin on 0203 929 4018 or e-mail on calvin@socialpersonnel.com