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Healthcare Assistant - HCA

Job Title: Healthcare Assistant - HCA
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Essex, England
Salary: £11 - £18 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Ongoing
REF: HCA - Essex_1506683049
Contact Name: David Burgess
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

4Healthcare are currently recruiting for Healthcare Assistants (HCAs) to work within Essex.

The role is based within the NHS Trust and recent experience is essential. We offer flexible shift patterns making sure they meet the needs of the ward and if possible, to suit your work-home life balance. These roles are accessible in the NHS in settings such as hospitals and community centres.

Candidates will be expected to work calmly and effectively in a fast-paced environment, as well as communicate well with other members of staff and patients. Duties will include washing and dressing, feeding, helping mobilise patients, Toileting, bed making and generally assisting patients with comfort their conditions.

We will offer you:

  • Excellent & Competitive Rates of Pay
  • Organised Local Interviews
  • Free Uniform
  • Passionate dedicated consultants
  • Efficient Compliance Service
  • Contactable 24-hour Support
  • A dedicated Umbrella Company who offer indemnity insurance and a loyalty reward scheme
  • An outstanding referral scheme

What we will need from you:

  • Basic observation skills (Blood pressure, Pulse and Temperature)
  • Hold an enhanced DBS
  • 3 years' references
  • 6 months' experience working within a hospital environment

We work on an NHS framework as a preferred supplier, supplying to a range of Hospitals in and around Essex, so we can offer you a variety of placements if this role is not right for you.

At 4HealthCare we take pride in providing the highest quality of care from our healthcare professionals. We offer great rates of pay and professional growth opportunities which is why a large proportion of our staff have worked with us for a long time.

If you are a Healthcare Assistant and would like to express your interest please contact us for this great opportunity by calling on 0808 178 4445 or emailing on Enquiries@

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