Care Assistant

Bridgwater, Somerset
Branch name
Part Time
Up to £13.57 per hour
Do you have the relevant experience in a healthcare role? Newcross Healthcare are currently looking to recruit professional Care Assistants to provide outstanding support and care to our service users living in Bridgwater, Wellington, Taunton and the surrounds. Join today and take advantage of our free DBS check, free uniform, pay rates up to £13.57 per hour and ongoing training packages.

Newcross Healthcare has a great opportunity for you!

We are searching for Care Assistants to work across Bridgwater, Wellington, Taunton and the surrounding local area

The caring role

As a Care Assistant you will be responsible for a number of duties which might include: assisting with clinical needs and personal care, monitoring and recording patient's conditions and supporting our clients with social activities and any other services required to make their lives more independent.

We also have shifts for candidates:

  • With previous experience of caring for users living with learning disabilities
  • Who are able to work weekend shifts

Learn with us:

Newcross provides between 150 and 200 clinical training courses led by Led by our dedicated in-house clinical trainers and supported by a network of individually selected local partners.

Working with us you will also have the chance to study a range of National vocational qualifications NVQ/SVQ.

We require:

  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months' previous care experience
  • Certification in a practical Moving and Handling course in the last 12 months
  • Have access to a smart device, with internet access to manage your rotas
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not mandatory

We provide:

* Salary of up to £13.57/hr including holiday pay

* Agreed mileage payments for most clients

* Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform

* Access our exclusive training, broadening your clinical knowledge

* 24-hour clinical support through a dedicated central team

Enjoy our Flexi Pay service:

Newcross Healthcare are improving the lives of our healthcare staff with our fantastic Flexi Pay service which allows over them to receive an advance of up to 50% of money earned during completed shifts, if they so wish. (includes weekends and bank holidays)

The branch

Our Taunton branch is located on Staplegrove Road, close to Taunton train station and is a short drive from Musgrove Hospital.

Join us!

Our recruitment process is tailored to suit you. We interview via video call, a more relaxing and enjoyable way to be interviewed. Plus, you won't have to travel for miles!