Healthcare Assistant ( Ferndown/AJ/888)




Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- South West England -- Dorset -- Ferndown

Job Type

20 November 2020



  • Days or Nights shifts on offer
  • Ferndown, Dorset, BH22
  • Purpose- Built Residential Dementia Care Home
  • £17,700 to £23,700 (DOE)

About the Care Home:

Fantastic purpose-built care home based in the centre of Ferndown, a very welcoming home, friendly, inviting with beautiful gardens and plenty of communal areas for the residents and their family members to relax or socialise in., with a beautiful conservatory area.

What we are looking to recruit for:

We wish to recruit  expereinced NVQ 2 or 3 Level Healthcare Assistants, for Days or Nights shifts on a permanent basis.

Key Duties:

  • To deliver Person Centred Care
  • Providing Personal Care
  • Moving & Positioning of Residents when required
  • Identify the needs and abilities of each Resident
  • Support Residents to participate in doing activities
  • Support residents to remain as independent as possible
  • Ability to work in a team and create a co-operative, friendly and welcoming atmosphere in the home

About you:

  • The ideal applicants will have previous experience in a care setting however, we will consider applicants with the right attitude and aptitude for training.
  • You will have a genuine desire to make a positive impact on the lives of care homes service users.
  • Applicants will be able to work well as part of a team or work independently.
  • Must be flexible in the hours you can work, to include being able to work alternate weekends.
  • An enhanced DBS will be required.

In return the Benefits offered for the experienced Healthcare Assistant positions:

  • Full or Part-time opportunities to suit your needs
  • Competitive pay rates of up to £9.50 per hour
  • 24, 36 or 42 Hour Permanent contracts offered
  • 3 x Annual Salary Life Insurance Scheme
  • Excellent induction programme & ongoing commitment to your training & development
  • NVQ Level 2 & NVQ Level 3 Training offered
  • Staff Discount Scheme- Including Online Retailers & Supermarkets
  • Free DBS
  • Free Uniforms
  • Career Prospects

For further details about these fantastic opportunities, please call or email Care First UK Recruitment on 01202 854777 (during office hours) or 07785 31104 (during evenings or weekends)

Quote ref: Ferndown/AJ/888

Contact information

Abdul Jaffer

For further details please download the job description below:

    Get in touch

    01202 854777 (Mon-Fri 9.30am - 5.30pm)

    07785 331104 (evenings and weekends)

    07810 349555 (evenings and weekends)