Healthcare Assistant – Stockport, Greater Manchester

Healthcare Assistant

Apollo Home Healthcare

Stockport, Greater Manchester


Healthcare Assistant job vacancy

Job details

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Pay Rate (ph)
£11.00 – £15.75

Stockport, Greater Manchester

Work Patterns
Part Time, Days, Nights, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays,

Driver Required

Job description

Are you looking to expand your skills and enhance your career to include providing Complex Clinical Care or do you already have Complex Care experience?

Apollo Home Healthcare is seeking experienced Healthcare Assistants to support a gentleman in his 60’s with his complex care needs.

We are looking for dedicated candidates who have a genuine passion for delivering one to one support, and who can build positive relationships with our service users and their families.

Our service user lives by himself in Stockport and requires support throughout the day and night on a 1:1 basis.

He really enjoys being outdoors in the sunshine, so he will often take the opportunity to sit in his garden when the weather permits. He also likes watching TV, especially football, western movies, and Star Trek.

We are looking for Healthcare Assistants with a great personality who can interact well, share his interests, and encourage him to take part in social activities. Due to him living alone, we are looking for candidates who can support with light household duties.

He is unable to communicate his wants and needs verbally, however has full capacity to make his own decisions. The right candidate will be patient while being able to promote our service user’s independence.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to make a difference to this his everyday life.

Essential Experience Required

  • 3 months previous care experience
  • Medication Administration
  • Personal Care
  • Moving and Handling

Desirable Experience

  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Oral Suctioning
  • PEG Feeding

Shifts Available

  • Part Time – 24 hours per week
  • Days – 8am-8pm
  • Nights – 8pm – 8am

We would be looking for someone who will be able to support on both days and nights

Take a look at our pay rates!

Weekdays £11.00 per hour Approx. £132 per 12- hour shift

Weeknights £12.00 per hour Approx. £144 per 12-hour shift

Saturday £12.50 per hour Approx. £150 per 12-hour shift

Sunday £13.00 per hour Approx. £156 per 12- hour shift

Bank Holiday £15.75 per hour Approx. £189 per 12- hour shift

This is a personally rewarding role where you can build on your clinical skills and experience, whilst you will be delivering exceptional care and support to our service user and his family.

Why work for Apollo Home Healthcare?

We specialise in the provision of highly complex clinical care services delivered in the homes of service users.

We are passionate about delivering the highest standard of care and we recognise that our Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers are integral to doing this. In return for your hard work and dedication you will receive:

  • Flexible hours to suit
  • Confirmed rotas
  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Full clinical training
  • Opportunity to work with other service users in the area
  • Ongoing professional training and development

Please do not hesitate to contact our dedicated recruitment team on 01902 847111 or email on [email protected] to find out more.