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Healthcare Assistant

JOB: Community Care Worker

Abbey View, Bangor



Hourly Rate

Job Type:

Full-time (36 hours)




Days and Nights

Annual Leave:

5.6 weeks

Your Benefits :

Excellent Pay Rate - £11.54 per hour

Enhanced bank holiday rates

Permanent Contract (no-zero hours)

Access to Employee Mental Health Support Line

Free on-site parking

Paid training & induction

Free Uniform

Company Pension

Job Ref: 24MDAV05

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We are seeking to hire a Healthcare Assistant to join our nursing home Abbey View, located in Bangor. This is a full-time temporary position covering maternity leave working 3 x 12-hour shifts per week. 

Main Function of the Job:

To work as a trained multi-skilled member providing various aspects of care to elderly residents.  Training will be provided.

Main Tasks:

The Healthcare Assistant may be required to work in any department of the Home as stated below:

  • Personal Care Assist with all daily living activities, for example, washing, dressing, toileting/incontinence and assisting with mealtimes.
  • Follow guidelines for safe movement of clients, using appropriate equipment where necessary.
  • Kitchen All relevant kitchen related duties including basis meal preparation.
  • Laundry Washing, drying and ironing duties
  • Attend staff meetings and training sessions.
  • Complete all paperwork accurately.
  • Communicate regularly with the line manager.
  • Adhere to all policies and procedures as laid down by the company.
  • Obtain NISCC registration before employment and maintain during employment
  • Adhere to the NISCC Codes of Practice
  • Adhere to all Health and Safety guidelines.
  • Ensure the confidentiality of residents, colleagues and the company at all times.
  • Work as part of a team.
  • Provide a quality service at all times.

Whilst the above is an outline of the duties you will be required to carry out any other duties as may be reasonably required.

The company is committed to providing the highest possible quality of service and employees are expected to treat those with whom they come into contact in a caring, courteous and respectful manner at all times.

Essential Criteria

  • A desire to care for others

*No previous experience necessary, all training provided. 

Desirable Criteria:

  • Kitchen or laundry experience in work or a voluntary setting
  • Studying for or attained a care related qualification.
  • Be registered with the Northern Ireland Social Care Council (NISCC)
  • Experience within a paid Nursing Home or similar environment to include personal care experience

About Abbey View 

Abbey View is the most recent addition to MD Healthcare in August 2022. Abbey View is located in the seaside town of Bangor, Northern Ireland situated close to the historian Bangor Abbey. The home provides nursing care for up to 25 residents across two floors.


If you think you’d like this role, please fill in the application form below to apply.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer. We operate a no Smoking Policy.

We are delighted you want to be part of our team!

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