Health, Medical and related

Part-time Senior Healthcare Assistant Permanent

Part-time Senior Healthcare Assistant

Part-time Senior Healthcare Assistant

in Health, Medical and related [email protected]

Covering - Newcastle, Sunderland, Gates Head



Job Overview –

  • To maintain high standards of holistic care within a community setting.
  • To work as a member of the team alongside the Person’s Family, Friends, and Significant others, Community Nursing Teams, Specialist Nursing and Case Management to meet the Person’s Physical, Psychological and Spiritual needs.
  • To assist with devising and implementing the Person’s Care Plan and Risk Assessments.
  • Evaluate Care Plans weekly.
  • To ensure the Care Plan is a working document and is updated when required; and support the named Manager in the Person’s review. 
  • To recognise changes in symptoms and the Person’s condition. To notify other Healthcare Professionals as necessary.
  • To work in accordance with the Community Nursing team instruction, observing and reporting changes in the Person’s condition and circumstances.
  • To dispense medication in accordance with the clinical directive including ordering supplies.
  • To ensure compliance with Manual Handling, Infection Control and Health & Safety Policies.

Responsibilities –

  • To ensure that your practice is in accordance with the companies policy at all times.
  • To be aware of the companies code of conduct and abide by the General Skill Council.
  • To ensure compliance with Manual Handling and Health & Safety policies relating to your activities. 
  • To be aware of the procedure to follow in the event of fire and other emergencies.
  • To report to your Line Manager any hazards or accidents that may occur in your working environment and ensure compliance with the terms of the Health & Safety at Work Act.
  • To ensure that all equipment used by you in the course of your duties is used appropriately and any faults or breakages is reported immediately.
  • To report any complaint or grievance from the Person being supported is reported to your Line Manage immediately.

Essential Training & Qualifications –

  • Must have or be willing to work towards Common Induction Standards.
  • NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care 


  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
  • Job Contact: Tom Ranford
  • Job Hours: Part Time
  • Job Start Date: 23 Oct 2020
  • Last Application Date: 20 Nov 2020
  • Rate: £ 9 to £10 Hour
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