Community Healthcare Assistant

  • Essex
  • PAYE only
  • Locum/Temporary
  • Band 3

Posted September 22, 2022

Job title: Community Healthcare Assistant

Band: Band 3

Location: Chelmsford

Hours: Shift rota; Early – 07.00-15.00 ; Late – 14.00-22.00 ; Night 22.00-07.00

Rates: £11.50-16 per hour dependent on when shift completed – PAYE only.

To be considered for this role you need a minimum of 6 months NHS experience within the last 2 years.

Job description:

Athona’s Nursing division is currently recruiting for agency healthcare assistants for shift work, with an opportunity based in Chelmsford. You can choose from a mixture of shifts available on ad hoc or block booking basis as a Band 3 HCA for an NHS Trust. The role will be predominately positioned in a team, which consists of qualified therapists, registered nurses and rehab support workers in delivering an excellent recovery and rehabilitation service across Mid Essex, based in patients homes. This involves providing Clinical interventions, personal care and supporting the recovery and rehabilitation of patients within their own home. This will primarily be following discharge from hospital with the aim of optimising independence and establishing long term care needs.

Workers will require a valid driving license and access to a car as the service covers patients living in the Mid Essex area.

To be considered for this post applicants will need:

  • Enhanced DBS
  • Car driver with access to a car
  • Previous experience in simailar team

Why Athona:

Athona is one of the UKs leading on-framework healthcare recruitment agencies, with a reputation for building professional and personable relationships with our candidates and Trusts nationwide. After almost two decades in the business, we pride ourselves on taking great care and detail in every candidate that we place, and we believe that there is an art to being a good recruiter. This is what we call, ‘The Art of Recruitment.’

  • Negotiable excellent rates of pay, with weekly payroll
  • One point of contact and 24/7 out of hours support available
  • We’re CPD accredited
  • Industry-leading revalidation and appraisal support team
  • Benefit from our exclusive discount codes
  • Referral scheme – receive up to £200 for every nurse recommendation

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