Senior Healthcare Assistants (HCAs) are an essential part of any healthcare team and play a vital role in the care and support of residents. Alert Health 24 are constantly seeking qualified and experienced Senior HCAs to join our team and deliver high-quality care!
Responsibilities of a Senior HCA
As a Senior HCA, you will be responsible for providing comprehensive care and support to residents within a care or residential home environment. This may involve assisting with daily living activities such as bathing, dressing, and toileting, as well as administering medication and monitoring vital signs.
In addition to your basic responsibilities, you will also be expected to take on a leadership role, supervising and supporting junior members of staff to ensure the delivery of safe and effective care. You will be expected to work collaboratively with the wider healthcare team to promote the wellbeing of residents and ensure their individual care plans are followed.
Becoming a Senior HCA
To be considered for a Senior HCA role, you must have a minimum of two years of experience in a care or residential home environment, with a Level 3 NVQ in Health and Social Care or equivalent. You must also possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to work effectively as part of a team.
As an employee of Alert Health 24, you'll receive a competitive salary, ongoing training, development opportunities, and a supportive working environment. We understand that our employees are our greatest asset, and we strive to create a culture of respect, teamwork, and excellence.
If you are passionate about delivering high-quality care and have the relevant experience and qualifications, we would love to hear from you. To apply for a Senior HCA role with Alert Health 24, please submit your CV outlining your suitability for the role via our online registration form.