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Healthcare Assistant - Basildon Essex

St Andrew's Healthcare
Contract Type
Health & Medical
Expiry Date
05/07/2020 11:25:00
Bank / Permanent Healthcare Assistant, BasildonCore Contributor  (Band 2)Salary Permanent Healthcare £18,230 Per Annum Inclusive of Essex Allowance + Shift Ehancements

Job Description

Bank / Permanent Healthcare Assistant, Basildon

Core Contributor  (Band 2)
Salary Permanent Healthcare £18,230 Per Annum Inclusive of Essex Allowance + Shift Ehancements
Hours Permanent 37.5 , Long Days, every other weekend
Salary Bank Healthcare: From £8.68 per hour plus enhanced pay for unsocial hours
Hours: Zero hours contract - We have many bank shifts currently available 7 days a week

(Night working will be available once  the probation  period is successfully completed)

Your role with us

Healthcare assistants work in all areas of our Clinical Services, supporting staff teams in delivering and focusing on our Patients and their rehabilitation, daily activities and care. The role can be quite active and we would therefore require you to be able to cope with the demands of an active post. All successful candidates will be required to complete the Care Certificate – full details will be discussed during pre-interview screening process.

Your profile

There are no set entry requirements to become a Healthcare Assistant but there are skills and personal characteristics needed.

To be a Healthcare Assistant in mental health care, you will need to be:
  • Resilient
  • Caring and kind
  • Cheerful and friendly
  • Willing to do personal care tasks (washing, toileting, etc.) in some areas
  • Able to follow instructions and procedures
  • Able to work in a team but use your own initiative
    You'll also need:

  • Communication and listening skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Observational skills
  • Rewards

  • We offer an excellent benefits package including:

  • Pension
  • Free parking
  • Paid Training
  • Paid DBS application
    Closing date: Sunday 3rd May 2020.
Please note interviews will be taking place every Friday and due to current situation , interviews will take place through MIrcosoft Teams (Video Calling) to reduce visitors on site to St Andrew's Healthcare.