Palliative Care Assistant in Newcastle upon Tyne
Palliative Care Assistant
Shift Patterns: 8am- 8pm / 8pm - 8am (Days and Nights Available)
Rate of Pay: £9.20 including holiday pay
Mileage included (20p per mile)
Location: Newcastle & Surrounding Areas
We are currently recruiting for Palliative Care Assistants to support our clients and provide one to one person-centred care in the community throughout the days and nights.
Your responsibilities will include assisting clients with day to day living activities, clinical interventions, moving and handling and prompting medication. You will be helping assist clients to live independently in their own homes.
What can you benefit from?
- Full in house training and ongoing training and development including NVQ
- Supportive management team and 24/7 support with a dedicated on call team
- Regular 1:1 supervisions with your line manager and team meetings
- Excellent communication including monthly Staff Newsletter
- Earn £50 for every friend you refer when they work 50 hours!
- Paid shadowing shifts
- Monthly pay
A driving licence is desirable but not essential for this position.
If you have a minimum of 6 months experience within care and you are interested in the position, then please contact Recruitment on 01706 487 399 or alternatively you can apply online.
Routes Healthcare will ensure applicants will not be discriminated against because of their protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010. Protected characteristics include age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity. We will make all efforts to meet your access requirements.
If you are invited to interview and require any adjustments in order to allow you to participate fully, or you would like the application form in a different format, please contact Recruitment in advance to discuss your needs. Further information will be provided with an interview confirmation.
Due to the volume of applications received, we regret that we are unable to provide feedback to applicants who are not invited to interview.
£9.20 including holiday pay