Healthcare Assistant - Permanent - London

  • Job Reference: CCHPL06
  • Date Posted: 1 October 2018
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £20,000
  • Sector: Nursing > Healthcare Assistant
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima is currently seeking an experienced Permanent Healthcare Assistant to fill a full time 40 hours per week, permanent role in London. You will be working for a private cosmetic company based in the center of London. The ideal candidate will have an expert understanding of healthcare practices. You will be working 4 long days including weekends.

The pay rate for this Permanent Healthcare Assistant job is £20'000 PA contact due to start ASAP.

As a Healthcare Assistant, you play an important role in delivering a safe and high standard of care to our patients. You will be working under the direct supervision of a qualified healthcare professional, and will undertake tasks and duties delegated by the clinical team. You will be performing basic medical checks such as taking patient's temperature, pulse rate, respiratory rate, blood pressure and oxygen saturation. You will also be involved in the maintenance of a safe, clean and comfortable environment.

The Healthcare Assistant Role involves attending to patient's needs on a daily basis, including assistance with personal care if required, providing meals and assisting patients with their mobility. As a Healthcare Assistant, you will also carry out chaperoning duties to patients when required, perform a range of housekeeping duties and some administrative tasks.

A full job description can be provided on request.

Requirements of the Permanent Healthcare Assistant role:

- You must have a level 3 or equivalent qualification
- You must have previous experience working within a healthcare setting
- You must have experience working in a ward setting or similar
- You must have previous experience within a similar role

Contact us:

If you are interested in this Permanent Healthcare Assistant position please contact us now by clicking the apply button.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.

Reasonable adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our nursing team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

About us:

Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas.

We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.

We like to think we're a little bit different. Why? Because we like what we do, care about what you do, and you'll find we're unusually friendly.

Recommend a colleague:

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive.

The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £250. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.

*The PQE range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.