Avg. Base Hourly Rate (GBP)
The average hourly pay for a Health Care Assistant is £8.99
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Health Care Assistants?
An entry-level Health Care Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £8.57 based on 32 salaries. An early career Health Care Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £8.78 based on 209 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Health Care Assistants Do?
Health care assistants are responsible for many tasks, including feeding, dressing, and washing patients, taking patients' vital signs, bed making, maintaining clinical stock items, and other methods of assisting patients. Health care assistants generally work in healthcare facilities such as hospitals and elder care facilities; their environment can be fast-paced depending on the number of patients and available staff members. They generally work alongside nurses, doctors, therapists, and …Read more