Healthcare Employment Agency Hiring Healthcare Assistants

Healthcare employment agency consultants are always on the lookout for healthcare assistants. Healthcare assistants work in an auxiliary role with nurses and doctors, carrying out a lot of hands-on patient care, such as helping people eat or move around their homes. Their work is vital and so recruitment agencies look out for the best when hiring them.

Since healthcare assistants are such a cornerstone of the healthcare industry in helping doctors and nurses by providing a lot of the most vital day-to-day support for patients, the standards for recruitment are high. Healthcare recruitment agencies receive hundreds of applications daily for this position and so they have to be discerning. QCF Qualifications of level 2 or 3 in Clinical Healthcare Support are often required, as well as entry though foundation degrees or apprenticeship schemes. However, there is more to it than just qualifications. Health care agencies will also want to know that they are looking at a person who, first and foremost, has a passion for helping others and easing the lives of people who struggle with a variety of infirmities. That caring and compassionate nature is as important as any degree or course, and applicants will need to demonstrate they could impart that to any and every patient under their care. Regular monitoring of patients is also important in this line of work, as the amount and type of support provided for them may need to be adjusted over time. Therefore good observation skills and effective communication will also stand applicants in good stead for work as a healthcare assistant.

If you have all these qualities and want to make a difference to people’s lives, then we are the healthcare employment agency for you! We at KPI Care have worked hard to make ours a leading healthcare recruitment agency. Apply to work with us by visiting, or call 0161 6947696 to find out more.