Healthcare Assistant - Newry (Agency)

Bond Healthcare is currently recruiting for experienced Healthcare Assistants in Newry 


With opportunities for both Full Time and Part Time and flexible hours we are bound to have something to suit you and your lifestyle. We can offer morning, evening, nights and weekend hours, facilitating your needs. We are looking for experienced healthcare assistants to join our ever growing bank to deliver a high standard of care and support in nursing homes and residential homes in Newry.


Job Title - Healthcare Assistant 

Where - Nursing and Residential Homes in the Newry area


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 nursing home setting carrying out personal care for elderly residents.


  • Recent experience in a Nursing/Care Home

  • Outstanding communications skills – written and verbal

  • NISCC registration

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

  • Very high standard of personal care 



Healthcare Assistant Duties:

  • Personal Care duties – helping residents with all aspects of personal care including; personal hygiene, dressing, continence management, mobility and help with meal times

  • Be familiar with the use of a hoist 

  • Health and Safety – ensuring that hygiene standards in the department and the patient environment are kept to a high standard and are of paramount importance

  • Observing and Monitoring – observations of residents to help improve their personal care and development

  • Task Management – undertaking tasks detailed in the resident’s care and support plan

  • Confidentiality – handling of personal possessions and documents

  • Teamwork and Initiative – contribute fully to the team, working alongside highly skilled healthcare professionals and using your own initiative when needed to ensure that a high standard of care is always provided


Benefits for our Healthcare Assistants:


  • Weekly payroll

  • Ongoing training for your personal development

  • Very competitive pay rates

  • 24/7 access to our dedicated on-call office staff

  • Free Bond Healthcare uniform

  • Support from a friendly, local, highly experienced branch team

  • Reputable company- established in 2003


How to apply


Applications can be made by contacting Jenna, clicking the 'Apply Now' button or via the Bond Healthcare careers website:

Job type: 
Healthcare Consultant
02890 270747
Newry BT35

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