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Healthcare Assistant - Elderly & Dementia Care

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    General Nursing, Specialised Services, Vetro Nursing, Support Work & HCA's

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  • Salary:

    £10.75 - £11.50 per hour, Benefits: Full list of benefits highlighted in job advertisement

  • Contact:

    Georgia Davey

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    02921 660 880

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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  • Liquid error: internal
Vetro Recruitment are looking Health Care workers to work with older people in elderly Nursing service based in Ammanford, West Glamorgan. We at Vetro offer the very best Health Care Assistant jobs in South Wales. This unit offers regular shifts both days and nights.

The Service

The role will involve working at an elderly Nursing home in the heart of a strong community area of Ammanford, West Glamorgan. The residents are mostly locals to Ammanford and enjoy a good quality of life within the home that looks after 36 residents. Activities, good well being and a warm atmosphere make this an ideal home for its occupants.

  • £10.75 - £11.50 per hour (Before holiday pay. Considerably more than minumim wage)
  • Shifts : Days, nights and weekends available
  • Block bookings available (PT / FT)
  • Weekly pay
  • Location - Ammanford, West Glamorgan
  • Working with REC / CIW award winning independent agency
  • Weekly pay
  • Love2Shop referral scheme
  • Employee of the month scheme
  • CV writing support and career advice
  • Quick registration (including online Enhanced DBS check)
  • 24/7 support from our dedicated team of recruitment consultants
  • Double Award Winning Agency
Duties of position
  • Maintaining the well-being of our residents. Ensuring their social, physical and emotional needs are met
  • Motivating and mentoring your chosen team and delivering clinical guidance and training to ensure the Care Home runs effectively and efficiently.
  • Ensuring Care Home practices conform to relevant standards, policies and legislation in a safe and efficient manner.
  • To promote the home residents’ independence, choice, dignity and respect by actively delivering the highest standards of care and striving for continuous improvement.
  • A genuine passion for caring for the elderly with a variety of health conditions
  • Experience of manual handling equipment in a live environment would be extremely valuable within this role. Full training in Swansea offered by Vetro if not
  • A proven ability to work well within a team and promote excellent relationships.
  • To possess a respectful, courteous and compassionate nature, and to believe in giving your personal best at all times.
  • Driver not essential but may help if you don't live locally to the home
"At Vetro Nursing, we have over 100 years’ combined recruitment experience helping people plan their career path, navigate the job market and find their ideal role. We are REC and CIW registered and pride ourselves on the service we offer our clients and candidates. We will work alongside you at all stages of the job application process and help you identify, apply for and secure your ideal role.

Whether you are looking for a permanent or temporary position we’re here to help.

Vetro Nursing acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Vetro is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone."