Healthcare Assistant - Edinburgh

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Job title: Healthcare Assistant 

Location: Edinburgh, Scotland 

Pay rates: £16.50 - £19.50 per hour 

Please note that at this time we are unable to offer Sponsorship

Pulse Nursing at Home is looking for a Healthcare Assistant to join our team in Scotland and provide exceptional bespoke care in the community to our client in their home in Edinburgh. The successful candidate will join a team of highly skilled, diligent and caring healthcare professionals in Scotland who share our vision of providing compassionate specialist community care that can adapt to our clients' changing healthcare needs.

Your rewards and benefits package

As a leading provider of complex care at home or in the community, we are proud to provide a fulfilling career for our Healthcare Assistants in Edinburgh. Working for us you’ll be supported by and work alongside a friendly, knowledgeable team who are passionate about delivering the highest standards of care.  

To ensure you have a meaningful and rewarding career with us, we have created a personalised rewards package that includes: 

  • Competitive pay rates of £16.50 - £19.50 (including holiday pay) with 5 pay runs per week 
  • Travel contribution payment 
  • Paid PVG fees (£18 for existing membership, £59 for new members) 
  • £200 recommend a friend bonus (T&Cs apply) 
  • Training opportunities to progress your career in community settings 
  • 24/7 operational, clinical, compliance and out-of-hours support  
  • Wellbeing support with access to our Employee Assistance Programme helpline and resources, alongside regular supervisions and appraisals 


To be considered for the role you must have: 

  • 6 months experience in the last 2 years within community care settings 
  • SSSC registration is also required for this post - you must be qualified to, or working towards, the level stipulated by the SSSC as a Community Support Worker 
  • You must be eligible to complete a PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) and undertake our necessary identity checks. Pulse Nursing at Home will fund both existing and new memberships. 

Apply with Pulse Nursing at Home 

We believe in hiring the best Healthcare Assistants like yourself to join us on our mission to deliver world-class care to people in their own homes and local communities in Scotland. If you’re looking for a long-lasting career where you can truly change someone's life whilst developing in your role, then this is the perfect place for you. Simply apply and one of our team will be in touch. 


Pulse Nursing at Home is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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 (to confirm you're over 18)
Do you have six months' care experience in the UK, within the past two years?
We do not offer sponsorships, please confirm that you currently live and have care experience in the UK
Are you registered with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC)?