Healthcare Assistant - Care Homes


  • Essex

  • £12.00 - £18.00 per hour

  • Temporary

Would you like more flexibility from your Healthcare Assistant role? Are you searching for a company which understands your need to have a balanced work-life relationship? At Nutrix Medical, we take pride in understanding the needs of our workers and delivering a personalised service based on them.

That’s why, we are excited to announce that we are currently recruiting for multiple Healthcare Assistant roles, looking specifically for Care Home work, in Essex. These roles are a great opportunity for any experienced, ambitious, and hardworking Healthcare Assistants looking to gain more control over their work-life balance.


Key Responsibilities

As we always make great efforts to deliver an exceptional personalised service to our employees, we expect them to deliver the same standard of service to our clients. Working as a Healthcare Assistant for Nutrix Medical, your duty will be supporting patients & residents with their day-to-day activities. Some of the main tasks that you will be required to perform are:

  • Carrying out dressing, washing and mobility assistance duties.
  • Assisting with medication administering after full training and inspection from the nursing team.
  • Actively participate in hobbies and activities, ensuring maximum resident wellbeing
  • Provide a caring service that is compassionate and reassuring
  • Preparing and serving meals to residents
  • Always upholding the highest professional standards while ensuring health and safety compliance


Your Experience

  • A minimum of one year’s previous experience of working in a similar role
  • A proven ability to deliver tailored patient care meeting all aspects of their nutritional, physical and emotional needs
  • A proven history of successfully working at part of a team towards delivering exceptional care to residents and patients
  • Excellent planning and time management skills
  • All applicants must be authorized to work in the UK in order to be considered


Desirable skills

  • A patient and caring personality with a passion for seeing how their care positively influences the people they look after
  • A great communicator with excellent personal skills and a history of working with clients in healthcare settings
  • A positive, can-do attitude, not shying away to go the extra mile when needed and always looking to help their colleagues


Working hours and benefits

We are currently offering a salary of £12 - £18 per hour for our Healthcare Assistant roles in Essex. Your working hours are flexible as we currently have shifts covering both days and nights, Monday to Sunday, with shift premiums available for nights, weekends and bank holidays.

Alongside our commitment to offering our employees a personalised working experience looking to address all their needs and preferences, we have a multitude of benefits available for anyone interested in joining us. Register today and enjoy some of the following:

  • A personal consultant to assist you at all times
  • Free new uniform provided by the company
  • On-site parking where available
  • A great referral scheme
  • Online payslips
  • Quick and easy online registration


Who is Nutrix Medical?

At Nutrix Medical, we match compassionate and skilled nurses and other healthcare professionals with suitable jobs, depending on the specific requirement of each organisation. With our extensive knowledge of the industry, we can find the right candidate for each unique requirement, across the NHS and private medical organisations. Our team guides candidates and clients through the entire process, on hand to offer our expertise and advice.

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