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Senior Healthcare Assistant (Full Time)

Goodwill Healthcare Services Limited
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Durham, Durham, United Kingdom
£12.50 - £14 GBP hourly

GHS Care is currently hiring multiple roles for compassionate and experienced Senior Health Care Assistants (SHCAs), providing exceptional care for residents in care/nursing homes.  

Please note we currently do not offer sponsorship, therefore must have the right to work in the UK. 

Applicant Requirements:

  • Experience: Minimum of 6 months working as a Senior Health Care Assistant in a care/nursing home setting in the UK.
  • Skills: Experience with medication administration and documentation, ability to work as part of a team and assist with Activities of Daily Living (AoDL), managing teams, conducting risk assessments, and creating care plans for service users. Adaptability to different care settings and effective communication skills, both written and spoken, are essential.

Training and Qualifications:

  • Preferred: NVQ Level 2/3 in Healthcare or equivalent
  • Required: Medication Certificate, Mandatory Healthcare Certificate (both theory and practical – we can assist in obtaining this training)

Right to Work:

  • Required: Right to work in the UK, Enhanced DBS (we can assist in obtaining this)

Working Conditions:

  • 12-hour shifts
  • Days/Nights/ Weekends
  • Rota/Shift basis

If you're looking for a career with a reputable and supportive company that values professional growth and work-life balance, GHS Care is the place for you!