Healthcare Support Workers

Website Jessamy Staffing Jessamy Staffing Solutions

KINDNESS.LOVE.CARE

We are looking for a skilled Healthcare Assistant to become a part of our Jessamy Staffing compassionate care-giving team. The right individuals will interact directly with patients, providing comfort and transportation, monitoring their vital signs and assisting with daily living needs. We are searching for dedicated, compassionate and energetic individuals to be vital links between our patients and the nurses and other agency staff.Exact job specification will vary with each assignment so flexibility is required.

General Responsibilities

    Assist with daily living activities.This includes delivering care to patients, turning and ambulating patients and providing plenty of fresh water, as well as extra nourishment between meals
    Help patients with personal hygiene. Provide patients with bedpans, help with baths, shampoos and showers
    Provide  care for the patient, including ice packs, non-sterile dressings and therapeutic baths
    Check vital signs and record daily information in the patient’s chart
    Assist the nurses and other staff as needed
    Adhere to professional standards, follow policies and procedures and abide by government regulatory requirements, as well as Nursing standards

Exact duties depending on assignment and client location.

    Desirable Skills
      • GCSEs and A-levels or equivalent

      Basic computer skills

        Ability to work as part of a team and to handle multiple tasks safely and effectively
        Good communication skills, including the ability to communicate sensitive information with empathy (“bedside manner”)
        High tolerance for working under pressure and handling critical situations with a cool head.

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