Paediatric Health Care Assistant

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Job description

Verve Homecare is a leading care provider who puts care at the heart of everything we do. We support a range of clients varying in age and care requirements which can include mental health, learning disabilities, physical disabilities, and clients with more complex clinical needs. Are you looking to join a remarkable team, who spend every day making a difference to people’s lives? We are looking for compassionate, kind, and supportive people to become part of our proud team at Verve Homecare.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

· Implementing treatment plans and administering medication or therapeutic care to their patients

· Observing patients for behavioural changes

· Supervising and monitoring the patient within their home/ community etc. to ensure their safety

· Monitor the patient’s conditions and assist them with daily activities

· Personal care: Assist with personal hygiene, washing assistance with using the toilet, assistance with incontinence inc. pads, commodes, and catheter bags

· Support with eating and drinking: Ensuring that clients are encouraged to eat a healthy, balanced diet and the correct quantities, prepared meals look appetising and make sure the way they eat is appropriate for the client

· Assist with mobility: Use of a hoist or other aides, or assistance in standing and movement. Dressing or assisting with any physical activity whereby the client’s needs support.

· Maintaining clean working environment

· Record keeping: Medication chart (MAR), logbook (recording each visit to communicate to the next carer), care plan updates.

· Promote independence: to allow the client to do as much as they can for themselves and only offer support where they need it

· Maintain professional relationships: clients can only be visited on duty and a carer must be in full uniform, with ID and PPE (personal protection equipment).

· Always work with empathy, honesty, and integrity

Please note: You will require experience with the following –

Gastronomy Care

Physical Disability




Complex Care

About you:

· Excellent communication skills, written, verbal and listening

· A caring and compassionate attitude

· The ability to commit to regular (flexible) hours

Job Types: Part-time, Full-time

Salary: £18-£30 P/H


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Sunday
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability.


  • Home care: 1 year (required)


  • NVQ in Health and social care (preferred)
Job Category: Paediatric Health Care Assistant
Job Type: Full Time Part Time
Job Location: Basingstoke chichester Isle of Wight Portsmouth Salisbury Southampton Winchester
Sector: Paediatrics

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