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Healthcare Assistant in Gosforth




Are you an experienced and enthusiastic Healthcare Assistant looking to make a difference to the lives of people in your local community?

Do you want flexibility with the opportunity to work as many hours around your schedule? If so, we would love to hear from you! We are currently recruiting for Healthcare Assistants to support our complex clients and provide personal and person-centred care in the community.

Your responsibilities will include assisting clients with day to day living activities, clinical interventions, moving and handling, prompting medication and meal preparation. You will be helping assist clients to live independently in their own homes.

Previous experience with Parkinson's disease is preferred but not essential as full training will be provided.

We value your time and as Routes healthcare expands if your application is successful our recruitment team will contact you the next working day!

  • Shift Patterns:  Long Days and Short Days ( Flexibility to cover nights is required)
  • Rate of Pay : £9.77 per hour
  • Locations: Gateshead

What can you benefit from?

  • working patterns around your schedule - guaranteed hours available
  • Earn £100 for every friend that you refer and they work 50 hours!
  • Full in-house training and ongoing training and development including NVQ
  • 24/7 support with a dedicated on-call team
  • Paid shadowing shifts
  • Free uniform
  • Staff recognition awards

At Routes Healthcare, our ethos is 'Excellence in all we do’. We aim to deliver a high-quality service that exceeds expectations and both our clients and employees can be proud of. In a recent survey, 83% of our staff said that they are proud to work for Routes Healthcare and 83% of our staff said that they would recommend our services to clients.

A Driving Licence may be essential for this position. 

If you have a minimum of 6 months experience within care and you are interested in the position please apply today, alternatively phone the recruitment team on 01917318754


We have launched our “Let’s Talk About Care Week” 








9.66 minimum per hour (including holiday pay)

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