Personal Health Care Assistants Required

Sheerness, Kent
£11 per hour to increase after successful completion of probationary period.
07 Jan 2022
04 Feb 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term Contract

Experienced Full and Part Time Personal Health Care Assistants required to provide high quality personalised care and support to a man in his 30s who has Motor Neurone Disease, also known as ALS, living in his own home in Sheerness. Successful applicants need to be reliable, trustworthy, have good communication skills and able to use their own initiative.

As 24-hour care is required there are a variety of 12-hour day and waking night shifts available 7 days per week with additional hours available each week to cover annual and sick leave. Day shifts are from 7am – 7pm and night shifts 7pm – 7am.

Working as a Personal Health Care Assistant differs from other care roles. You’ll be supporting one individual with all aspects of daily life. For more information on this role click on the following link:

As well as supporting with everyday tasks, successful applicants will also be required to undertake specific healthcare tasks and training to undertake these will be provided. 

The rate of pay is £11.00 per hour which will be increased on successful completion of a probationary period. 

Benefits: 5.6 weeks paid annual leave, access to Workplace Pension with Employer Contribution at Statutory Rate, all training provided, range of shift patterns, and DBS Check and Update Service paid for by employer.

The full-time vacancy is to cover Maternity Leave starting early 2022 and includes both day and night shifts and weekdays and weekends. 

Two cats live in the home and it is a non-smoking environment.  

This employment is subject to Safer Recruitment practice and all employees must undertake online Safeguarding Training. 

Two references and an Enhanced DBS Check must be received prior to the employment start date and only suitable applicants will be employed. 

To apply please send your CV to quoting Job ref 107692 KM Job Listing.


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