Healthcare Assistant - Hospitals Wards (N.Ireland)

HEALTHCARE ASSISTANTS | Hospitals | Northern Ireland | Band 2/ Band 3

Bond Healthcare are delighted to be recruiting for experienced Band 2 or Band 3 Healthcare Assistants to join our bank to deliver a high standard of care and support in NHS Hospitals across Northern Ireland.


We are recruiting for Healthcare Assistants to work in;

  • Belfast Health and Social Care Trust (BHSCT) - Royal, City & Mater
  • South Eastern Healthcare and Social Care Trust (SEHSCT) - Ulster, Lagan Valley & Downe
  • Southern Health and Social Care Trust (SHSCT) Craigavon & Lurgan 
  • Northern Health and Social Care Trust (NHSCT) Antrim, Causeway & Whiteabbey
  • Western Health and Social Care Trust (WHSCT) Alnagelvin, Waterside & SWAH

Work in hospitals such as - Royal Victoria, Altnagelvin, Causeway, Antrim, Ulster and MANY MORE!!

We welcome 2nd and 3rd year student nurses who have at least 3 hospital ward placements (minimum of 6 weeks each).

Healthcare Assistant duties:

  • Personal Care – Assisting all patients with every aspect of personal care including; hygiene, dressing, mobility, continence management and help with meal times
  • Task management – Undertaking tasks detailed in the patients care and support plan
  • Confidentiality – Handle personal possessions and private documents
  • Health and Safety – Ensuring the ward, department and patient environment is kept to a high standard of cleanliness and is tidy at all times
  • Observing and Monitoring – Working alongside a healthcare professional, carrying out activities delegated to you, observing and recording of all patients to help and improve their personal care and development
  • Teamwork – Work alongside highly skilled healthcare professionals to ensure that a high standard of care is provided at all times
  • Work Independently – Have confidence to work on your own and use your initiative when needed

Healthcare Assistant experience;

To join our agency as a healthcare assistant it is essential you must have at least 6 months, recent, full time paid experience working in a care setting, 3 months need to be carried out on a ward setting - carrying out personal care to patients.

  • Recent experience in a hospital ward is ESSENTIAL
  • Clinical Observation training is desirable (We can help to obtain this)
  • Outstanding communication skills – written and verbal

Benefits for our Healthcare Assistants;

  • FREE TRAINING! – All theory training can be completed on our brand new eLearning portal on our Bond Healthcare website
  • Competitive pay rates that is paid weekly!
  • Free Bond Healthcare uniform
  • Work patterns that are flexible to suit your lifestyle
  • Days and nights available – your choice what shift hours you work!
  • Work in a high skilled team
  • An experienced, dedicated team at Bond Healthcare who will help you every step of the way.

Please note an Access NI Enhanced Disclosure will be required for this position.*

Bond Healthcare is a specialist health and social care agency with an in depth sector knowledge, giving you unrivalled access to a quality service and an agency upon which you can rely.

How to apply - 

If you are a Healthcare Assistant with clinical experience please contact Rebecca or apply via the online application process. 

*A criminal record will not necessarily prohibit an applicant from being successful in their application for this position. For full details please request a copy of Bond’s “Recruitment of Ex-Offenders Policy” from the recruitment consultant dealing with your application or by contacting the company directly.

Job type: 
Healthcare Consultant
02890 270747
Belfast BT2

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