Care Assistant - HCA
|Status:||Full Time, Part Time|
|Salary:||Up to £11.96 per Hour|
We are seeking the most compassionate and empathetic Care Assistants to join the Newcross team, working to support local clients in the Chester and Deeside area.
For a limited time only, be welcomed to the Chester branch team with a free uniform and free DBS check!
You will be supporting service users with a variety of different healthcare requirements, each with a personalised care plan suited to their individual needs, as well as caring for people with nursing and/or dementia needs.
It is essential that you have previous experience in a caring role and are confident in your skills to deliver the highest quality, person-centred care.
So if you can offer an ongoing commitment to promote the day-to-day lives of people in your local area, we can offer you flexible working hours suited to your availability, but with all the security of a permanent, guaranteed hours contract.
- Salary of up to £11.96/hr, paid weekly including holiday pay
- Permanent, flexible and guaranteed hours contract
- Ongoing training and development free through credits earned as you work
- Agreed mileage payments for most clients
- Free uniform for a limited time
- Criminal record check (DBS) 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
- 24-hour central contact centre, open 365 days a year
- Local line manager and branch support team based in Chester
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
Your local branch is based in Chester – you can find us at 17 – 19 Boughton, just off of the A51. We are easily accessible by both car and public transport, being just a 7 minute walk from Chester train station and a few minutes from the Grosvenor precinct.
Our Chester branch covers the wider Cheshire area and parts of Northern Wales, from Holywell and Wrexham, to Crewe and Northwich.
To be considered for this care assistant position, you will need the right to live and work in the UK, recent paid experience working in a UK care environment and at least 2 referee contract details, including a manager who can comment on your clinical ability.
You’ll also need a certificate confirming your participation in a practical moving and handling course in the last 12 months, or be willing to book onto a Newcross course.
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: 15/08/2017
Closing Date: NA
We are Newcross Healthcare Solutions
For the past 21 years we have been providing outstanding nurse led care at home and highly trained healthcare professionals to the private and public sectors. A nationwide employer, we pride ourselves on providing the highest standards of care to our clients. Contact us today and discover the Newcross way.