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Healthcare Assistant (HCA)

Healthcare Assistant (HCA)

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  • Temporary
  • Plymouth
  • £11.30-12.30 £ / Hour

Smeaton Healthcare

Healthcare Assistant (HCA)

Plymouth & surrounding areas

£11.30-12.30 per hour

Are you a dedicated and compassionate individual with a passion for providing exceptional care to those in need? If so, we invite you to join our team as an Healthcare assistant. This role offers you the flexibility to choose your shifts while making a meaningful difference in the lives of our residents.

Key Responsibilities:

  • – Provide high-quality care and support to residents in a care home setting.
  • – Assist with personal care, including bathing, dressing, and toileting.
  • – Administer medications and follow care plans accurately.
  • – Foster a safe and comfortable environment for residents.
  • – Engage in social activities and companionship to promote emotional well-being.
  • – Maintain accurate documentation of care provided.
  • – Collaborate effectively with the care team to ensure the highest standard of care.


  • – Minimum of 6 months of previous care experience in a similar setting.
  • – Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • – Empathy, patience, and a genuine passion for caring for others.
  • – Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • – Flexibility to work various shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.

Why Join Us:

  • – Competitive hourly rate.
  • – Flexible Contract to accommodate your schedule.
  • – Opportunity to gain experience in different care home settings.
  • – Supportive and inclusive work environment.
  • – Training and development opportunities to enhance your skills.
  • – Make a positive impact on the lives of vulnerable individuals.
  • – Employee recognition and rewards program.
  • – Sponsorship is available for the right candidates, however, please be mindful that we can only sponsor limited number of candidates each year.

If you are a caring and dedicated individual looking to make a meaningful difference in the lives of others, we would love to hear from you. Join our team of compassionate caregivers and help us provide the highest quality of care to our residents.

To apply, please submit your resume and a brief cover letter outlining your relevant experience and availability. We look forward to welcoming you to our team!

Smeaton Healthcare limited is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Zero hours contract

Salary: £11.30-£12.30 per hour


  • Company pension


Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Plymouth: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)



  • Care home: 1 year (preferred)



  • Driving Licence (preferred)


Work Location: In person

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