Paediatric Carer - Nights
About the role
Braintree, Essex based
Rates of pay: £9.99 to £12.99 per hour
Hours: 2200-0700, waking nights or 0800-2000, 7 days a week
Are you looking for an inspirational environment where you can make a positive difference to those who need your support?
Interserve Healthcare can offer you free training, career progression, weekly pay, uniform and flexibility of hours.
Interserve Healthcare are looking for carers, support workers, HCAs or client care staff, ideally with complex children's clinical care skills to join our team caring for a complex young child living at home with her family. You will be providing vital respite to the family, enabling the child to continue to be cared for at home.
You will be providing clinical care for this client, as well as giving her reassurance when she awakes.
Our client has various needs that include seizure management, oxygen saturation monitoring and oxygen therapy, oral suctioning, pain monitoring/management. Feed and medication are administered via a Nasogastric tube.
You will be given training and be signed off as competent by one of our nurses for the following dependant on the child's needs:
Administration of Medication
Administration of Oxygen
Oxygen Saturation Monitoring
Paediatric Nasogastric Feeding
Paediatric Oral Suction
Pressure area care
Following skills & experience required:
• 6 months previous care experience
• Experience of working with clients with complex care needs (advantageous)
• Excellent communication skills, written, verbal and listening
• Have a caring and compassionate attitude
• Can commit to regular hours
About the Company
Interserve Healthcare delivers specialist healthcare services to clients in their own homes and in healthcare establishments throughout the UK. We recruit Nurses, Healthcare Assistants and Support Workers on a national basis to deliver outstanding care and support to our ever-growing client base.
What we can offer you:
• Weekly pay plus holiday pay
• On-going 24/7 support from the Senior Nurse Team
• Refer a friend bonus scheme
• First refusal to other care opportunities
Interserve Healthcare is an Investors in Diversity accredited company & committed to equal opportunities for all (Agy).
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