Health Care Assistant - Drury Healthcare LTD - Working for Essex
Salary: £10.00 per hour
Closing date: 05 Jul 2022
Location: Clacton on Sea
Hours: Full-time
Req ID: 7463
Role: Social Care
About the role

Health Care Assistant - Drury Healthcare LTD

£10.00 per hour

Location: Clacton on Sea

Closing Date:22nd June 2022

Essex County Council (ECC) are delighted to be supporting Drury Healthcare LTD to recruit Health Care Assistant for their care agency covering the Clacton and Tendring area.

The shift patterns vary with both full time and part time hours available and will require day, evening and weekend working. Shift times can be discussed at interview stage.

Drury Healthcare Ltd are an Elmstead based care agency, focused on delivering quality care to our service users in their own homes and in community in the Colchester and Tendring area. We are a new and innovative care provider, and we aim to provide the highest quality of care to our service users which fully respects their needs, wishes and preferences. We strive to continually improve and develop the quality of our staff by robust recruitment with a focus on training and development.

Drury Healthcare Ltd seeks to maintain and promote the independence of the individual and regards itself as an enabling rather than a doing provider. We strive to deliver a tailored and individual service.

Due to expansion, we have several opportunities for you to join our company that has a service user and staff focus as a Health Care Assistant covering the Clacton and Tendring area. We are now looking to expand our friendly team, with experienced care staff. The Health Care Assistant role involves personal care, medication, shopping, support in the community and reablement care.

The successful Home Care Assistant candidates will work to the person-centred care plan with goals whilst promoting independence and choice. In return you will receive;

  • Contracted Guaranteed hours
  • Paid shadow shift
  • Holiday pay
  • 5/6 weeks holiday per year (full time)
  • NVQ/QCF Funded qualification
  • Pension
  • First Free Uniform
  • Company Pool Car
  • Mobile phone
  • Weekly pay
  • Free training and free enhanced DBS
  • Overtime opportunities available

Please note as this is a home care role, applicants will need to have a full driver’s licence and access to their own vehicle.

Note: ECC are advertising this role on behalf of Drury Healthcare LTD and if successful you will be employed by Drury Healthcare LTD.

As part of employment should your role require a DBS check you will be required to register with the DBS update service. The DBS update service ensures all registered DBS certificates are kept up to date and allows authorised parties to view the status of your certificate. This is an annual subscription and you will be responsible for ensuring this is maintained. For further information on the DBS update service please go to https://www.gov.uk/dbs-update-service

Drury Healthcare LTD is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults, and expects all employees, contractors and volunteers to share its commitment to prevent abuse, harm or exploitation.

The Care Providers applies a robust recruitment vetting process. If you are successful you will need to undergo a Pre-employment Vetting Procedure.

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If you have any queries regarding this role, please contact Care.Recruitment@essex.gov.uk