Care Assistant - HCA

Summary
Location: Barnstaple
Branch: Barnstaple
Type: Healthcare
Contract Type: Permanent
Status: Full Time, Part Time
Salary: Up to £13.27 per Hour

Newcross is seeking dedicated and enthusiastic Healthcare Assistants with a passion for care to join us in Barnstaple, working in the local North Devon areas as a member of our Barnstaple branch team.

For a limited time, be welcomed to the team with a free uniform and free DBS check!

The Position

You will play an essential part in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care. Daily tasks may include assisting with washing and dressing, meal times, personal care and assisting with activities as required.

We are seeking carers to cover a range of days and nights, with both advance and last minute shifts available. You will be working in local Barnstaple nursing, care and residential homes, bringing the Newcross standard of care to everyone you encounter.

You will promote the independence of service users, enabling them to live fulfilling lives, partaking in their favourite activities and interacting with their families, friends, visitors and other residents.

Due to the rural location of some clients, access to your own car is often essential.

The Benefits

  • Salary of up to £13.27/hr, paid weekly including holiday pay
  • Free uniform & training through credits earned as you work
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) for a limited time
  • Free uniform for a limited time
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • Online area and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips
  • Local line manager and branch support team
  • 24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a year

Why Should You Apply?

Treating our staff well is at the centre of what we do. At Newcross we hire permanent staff, and with over 200 training courses on offer, we help them develop. It is important for us to provide stability to our people, we are not and never have been a 'zero hours' employer. All of our healthcare professionals have minimum hours guaranteed in their contracts, giving them the security of a steady income.

The Local Branch

You can find your local branch at Unit 2, Castle Park Road in Barnstaple. Located a stone’s throw from the A361, we are easily accessible from surrounding towns. We cover the North Devon area, from Bude and Holsworthy over to Tiverton, Bampton and everywhere in-between.

Click the Apply Now button to begin your application.

If you cannot apply online, please call 0800 252 881. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way.


Posted on: 12/09/2017

Closing Date: NA


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