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Day Centre Support Worker

Posted 2 weeks ago

Job Title:

Day Centre Support Worker

What The Job Is:

First Choice have an exciting opportunity for a Nursing Auxiliary to join our team in Derry/Londonderry. This role is an immediate start and involves caring for the elderly. The pay rate is £ 8.66 per hour depending. As a core member of the support work team you will be expected to work both individually and within the team to provide the highest standards of care to all service users. We at First Choice will help you achieve this with continuous professional development and training.

Who We Are:

First Choice, now one of Northern Ireland’s leading Healthcare Recruitment Agencies has come a long way since opening its doors in 1994. We employ over 40 consultants and place over 1000 temporary staff every week in a variety of Public and Private Sector Settings.

We value our Healthcare Staff and the hard work they do and are currently looking for individuals to join our team.

Job Duties

  • Providing support to service users in an Eldery Day Centre
  • Providing personal care to service users in and Elderly Day Centre
  • To promote independence where possible and encourage self support
  • To assist with feeding
  • To assist in daily activites
  • Essential Criteria

  • 6 months experience in a healthcare setting
  • Experience in use of hoists and slide sheets
  • A capability to complete paperwork and update care plan notes accordingly
  • To be NISCC registered, or willing to apply
  • To have or be willing to attend all mandatory training courses.
  • Desired Criteria

  • Experience in a similar role in a similar setting
  • Health and Social Care Qualification
  • More Information

    What We Will Offer You:

    • £8.66  per hour 
    • A minimum of 28 days paid holiday’s (pro rata).
    • Inclusion into our company pension scheme.
    • Free Comprehensive and ongoing annual training courses.
    • Free Uniform.

    The Nitty Gritty:

    • Hours of work are Monday – Friday 9am - 3.30pm
    • 24 Hour on call service that can be accessed for emergencies
    • Closing date of advertisement 31.10.19 @ 5pm
    • Immediate start

    The Next Steps:


    If you like the idea of making a difference to people’s lives and would like to expand your career in the Healthcare sector and work for one of Northern Irelands leading provider of Healthcare Staff then please contact the team that always ticks the boxes.


             First Choice is an equal opportunities employer

    Day Centre Support Worker

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