healthcare assistant in reading

12 February 2019
katherine green, randstad care
job type
£ 8.67 - £ 10.67 per hour
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reading, south east
social care
sub specialism
Social care
job type
working hours
£ 8.67 - £ 10.67 per hour
reference number
katherine green, randstad care
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job description

Are you looking to work in a prestigious company who invest heavily into your future progression?

My name is Katy and I am looking for someone with a can-do attitude. No experience is required as they are happy to train passionate people with the right frame of mind. Become part of a valued team in this residential home set in the beautiful Wokingham countryside where you are rewarded for your dedication and successes.

This reputable home specialises in care for elderly. They are looking for permanent members of staff to grow their dedicated team. £8.67 to £10.67 depending on experience.

* Free training- practical and online available throughout the year
* Fantastic opportunity to progress
* Pay rises once experience it gained
* Free on site parking
* Discounts on shopping, cinema and much more
* Complementary meals during shifts

Job Purpose -
* Encouraging clients to get involved in daily activities organised by the activities coordinator
* Encouraging choice, independence and confidence in all aspects of their day
* Be caring and emotionally support of the difficulties they face
* Promoting dignity within everything you do
* Enabling people with Dementia to live an active and sociable life
* Offering support and sensitivity to those you care for
* Working as part of a team where communication is key
* Keeping up to date records of changes in behaviour

* Experience preferred but not required- Must have a can do attitude and passion
* Shift timings, flexible to what suits you-
Long day- 07:45-21:15
Early- 07:45-14:45
Late- 14:15-21:15
Waking Night- 21:00- 08:00

If you would like to positively contribute to the lives of vulnerable elderly people, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

To apply or for more information please contact Katy Green on 0203 870 6355

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.


be able to manage challenging situations,be person centred,can work as an individual or part of a team,caring,competent at dealing with all stakeholders,critical thinking,emotional intelligence,empathy,handling medication,non-judgemental,oral communication,organisational,passionate,patience,report writing (incident logs and daily plans etc),resilient,show initiative,time management,tolerance,understanding,work well under pressure,written communication