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Healthcare Assitant (First Aider)

Rikama Education

£10 - £13 per annum


Fixed Term | Full Time



Rikama Education are working with a residential SEN School in Bradstairs who are looking for Healthcare Assistant.

Skills Required
First Aid
• To receive students who are ill into the welfare room and carry out an initial first aid check and ensure appropriate care and administer first aid.
• Attend to the students who are feeling unwell or are injured.
• Day to day care of pupils for injuries, illness, and pupils with serious medical conditions.
• Administer first aid to students and staff within the competencies of the First Aid Certification to be held by the post holder.
• To decide whether students will need further medical attention and take appropriate action.
• Attend emergency medical incidents wherever they occur in the School and undertake whatever action necessary to stabilize and assist the casualty, which may include calling the emergency services.

Administration of Medication
• To administer the distribution of prescription drugs.
• Dispensing prescribed medication to students

Should you be accepted for this post, you will be rewarded by:
• A Dedicated Consultant
• Training
• A long-term contract with the potential to go permanent at this school
• Excellent rates of pay
• A potential permanent post after the initial period.

Pay: £10.65 per hour (inclusive of holiday entitlement), After 12 weeks this will increase to £12.35.
If you were successful, you would work 20 weeks via Rikama Education. Following this initial period, yourself and the school will be able to discuss the opportunity to become a permanent employee at the school.

Next Steps
If you are interested in this position, please do let me know by reply and we can start the application process.
I will send you the compliance information in a following email, which if you are interested you can then start getting the stuff together.
If you do not have a DBS on the update system or issued within the last 3 months, we would be able to get a new DBS for you at a cost of £60
Once compliant, we can arrange a trial day. You will be paid for this day and if successful, you will be invited to continue the role.

Any questions, please do let me know

All the best