If you're a Healthcare Assistant looking for a temporary or permanent healthcare assistant job then you've arrived in the right place.
Healthcare Assistants work within a hospital or in the community under the guidance of a qualified healthcare professional.
Working alongside nurses, a Healthcare Assistant may also be known as nursing auxiliaries or auxiliary nurses. Healthcare Assistants also work alongside qualified midwives in maternity services.
The types of duties include the following:
- Washing and dressing
- Helping people to mobilise
- Bed making
- Generally assisting with patients overall comfort
- Monitoring patients conditions by taking temperatures, pulse, respirations and weight.
Nursing healthcare assistants usually work a 37.5-hour week on a shift or rota system, probably including nights and weekends. Part-time and flexi-working is often available.
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