Healthcare Support Worker - Blandford Forum

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Healthcare Support Worker – Blandford Forum
Pay: £12 to £13 per hour
Hours/shifts: Waking nights - 21:00 until 07:00
Driving licence and access to a vehicle is essential

Pulse Community Healthcare are recruiting for experienced support workers and healthcare assistants (HCA), to join our team in providing support to our client with learning and physical disabilities, in their family home.

Our client is a young male child with a fabulous sense of humour who lives at home with his family, beloved guinea pig and pet rabbit. He also enjoys spending time with the team, including challenging one or two members to an x-box competition. Trust between the successful healthcare support worker and our client is important as it allows our client to feel safe. We are looking for a healthcare support worker who is able to provide consistency and routine as our client has recently been diagnosed with Asperges syndrome.

Previous experience of working in care would be preferred, however specialist training is provided dependant on the specific needs of the role.

As a Healthcare support worker with us, your duties will include:
• Complying with all legal, regulatory and best practice guidelines
• Ensuring medicines are appropriately received, stored and administered
• Supervising and monitoring standards of care and taking appropriate action to improve standards when required

At Pulse Community Healthcare we understand our support workers play a vital role in providing and maintaining our high standard of care, therefore as a token of our appreciation you will benefit from:
• £200 ‘Joining Bonus’ if you complete registration within 28 days*
• £250 ‘Recommend a Friend’ scheme*
• Excellent personal development and career opportunities
• Ability to access your rotas online in advance
• Support from a dedicated Case Manager, and 24/7 clinical support

As a Healthcare support worker for Pulse Community Healthcare you will:
• Have paid experience in as a support worker or healthcare assistant (HCA) in a community, residential or hospital setting
• Have experience in clinical care
• Be committed to providing the highest standard of compassionate care
• A current enhanced DBS on the update service (preferred but not essential)
• Good knowledge of safeguarding and person centred care
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

All our support workers and healthcare assistants (HCA) will undertake specialist training to meet the specific needs of the role.

Apply now to join the Pulse Community Healthcare family and make a positive difference to the lives of others.  For more information please contact our recruitment team on 0161 245 4454.

*Terms and conditions apply


Pulse Community Healthcare is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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