Care Assistant - HCA

Summary
Location: Warrington
Branch: Chester
Type: Healthcare
Contract Type: Permanent
Status: Full Time, Part Time
Salary: Up to £11.96 per Hour

Newcross is recruiting for experienced Care Assistants to join our friendly Chester branch, working in Warrington, Runcorn, Grappenhall and other local surrounding areas. 

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

The Care Giver Position

We are seeking experienced individuals with a genuine and caring approach to healthcare, as well as the skills to deliver person-centred care.

You will be responsible for promoting the independence and protecting the dignity of clients in your care, assisting them with their day-to-day lives so that they can live their life how they choose.

Daily tasks may include assisting with washing and dressing, meal times, personal care and enabling clients to participate in their favourite activities.

The Benefits

  • 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.

The Requirements

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


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