Healthcare Assistant

Location: Sunderland
Job Type: Agency
Salary: Pay rates from £9.25-£14.62, per hour, weekly pay
Reference: Sunderland/HCAC/26
Contact Name: Jack Shepherd
Contact Email:

Nurseplus is looking for Healthcare Assistants in Sunderland and the surrounding areas.

Our services are available within a variety of care settings to a wide number of clients, all with individual needs; you could be supporting people with learning difficulties, complex care needs, mental health needs, dementia and providing care for older people.

Day-to- day tasks will include, assisting with safe lifting and moving of service users, administering medication, meal preparation and planning, enabling service users to achieve independence in accordance with their care plan; providing help and general companionship whenever necessary.

What Nurseplus can offer you as a Healthcare Assistant:


  • Flexible shifts to fit around you – full or part-time, days, nights and weekends
  • Weekly Pay – Competitive Hourly Rates
  • Free training – In line with the Care Certificate
  • Ongoing support and further development opportunities with in-house courses and funded qualifications
  • Free DBS*
  • Up to £1000* in referral bonuses


What Nurseplus needs from you as a Care Assistant:


  • 3 months UK care experience preferred
  • You must be over 18 to apply
  • Have the right to work in the UK
  • Flexibility on travel - some shifts may require you to drive or have access to public transport
  • A good standard of English and the ability to communicate effectively
  • An enhanced DBS, which you can apply for upon registration


If you are passionate about healthcare and would like to know more, Nurseplus would love to hear from you!

* T&Cs apply