Senior Healthcare Assistant

Job Information



Career Level


Employee Type

Temporary Role
Flexible working patterns

Shift Pattern

Days and Nights

Payment Interval


Job Type

Senior Healthcare Assistant


12 Month Experience


14 Per Hour

Date posted

15, May 2024

Job Description

We are looking for an experience and senior healthcare assistant

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Lead and supervise a team of healthcare assistants, ensuring they provide high-quality care.
  • Administering medications according to established protocols and ensuring proper documentation.
  • update mar charts with all accurate information.
  • update notes in care plans etc.
  • Act as an advocate for service users, ensuring their needs and preferences are communicated and respected within the healthcare team.
  • Respond effectively to emergencies, including initiating and participating in emergency procedures as needed.
  • Make sure that safe care practices are adhered to.
  • Use appropriate mechanical and non-mechanical aids to help the residents when moving.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of care plans in collaboration with the healthcare team.
  • Maintain Confidentiality.

Ideal Contractor:

  • Must be hard working and Honest.
  • Must be reliable.
  • Must have 12 months previous experience and have current care certificate.
  • Must have adequate experience in medication administration.
  • Must hold a valid DBS.
  • Be confident and able to engage with others.

Benefits and rewards:

  • Weekly pay with an attractive hourly rate.
  • Career progressions.
  • Ongoing support.
  • Flexible working pattern (choose the days/nights you work).
  • Recommend a friend scheme.

Company Overview

We are a recruitment agency collaborating with numerous Care/Nursing homes in the United Kingdom. Our aim is to enlist proficient and experienced temporary contractors in the Healthcare sector, specifically as Senior Healthcare Assistant. Joining our team, you will contribute to delivering catering services within these homes, catering to service users with diverse and complex care needs, including those with Dementia. We provide attractive hourly rates, flexible work schedules, and weekly pay.

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