Female Healthcare Assistant - Community Based

Job Description

Female Community Healthcare Assistant

Location: Chelmsford, Essex

Shifts: Regular Wednesday days and Adhoc/Holiday cover – with 2 nights per week available also

Pay Rates (including holiday pay): Days £18.00 / Nights £20.19 / Weekends £22.38


As an ‘Outstanding’ CQC-rated care provider Thornbury Community Services recruits healthcare assistants to play a vital role in the care and support our clients receive in the community. You will utilise your expertise, skills, and knowledge to enable our clients to achieve their personal goals, learn new hobbies and live as independently as possible.

We are looking to recruit female healthcare assistants in Chelmsford with 12 months UK-based care experience and a full UK manual driving license to work with a female with an undiagnosed genetic disorder with elements of cerebral palsy. Our client lives at home with her mum and 2 dogs who are friendly but will bark at new people initially.



At TCS, we believe in recognising and rewarding our healthcare assistants for consistently demonstrating the five core values of TCS of professionalism, integrity, passion, expertise, and respect in the care they deliver to our clients every day. In return, we offer market-leading pay rates alongside an extensive benefits package. This package includes:

  • 24/7 operations support from our dedicated care coordinators
  • Market-leading rates of pay that match some of the most competitive nursing agency pay rates in the UK
  • 24/7 clinical support from our expert Clinical Team
  • Upskilling opportunities


Role requirements:

We are looking for support workers with a minimum of 12 months of UK-based experience who are passionate, resilient and highly skilled. In order to be considered for this role we require the following key skills:

  • Tracheostomy Care & Suctioning (Cuffed Tracheostomy)
  • Tracheostomy Tube Change
  • Ventilation via Tracheostomy
  • Care and use of Dual Port Gastro Jej
  • Change of Gastrostomy Buttons (emergency)


Apply now!

If you're looking for a worthwhile opportunity to develop your skills with an ‘Outstanding’ rated healthcare provider, work with a compassionate team of healthcare professionals and provide world-class care, please apply by clicking the apply button now and our team will be in touch.

Alternatively, if you have any questions about TCS, the role or our benefits you can contact us via email: Julie.barker@thornburycommunityservices.co.uk or by ringing 0333 323 3762.