Care Assistant

Locations
Canterbury, Kent
Branch name
Canterbury
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £11.78 per hour
Do you want to make a difference to someones' life? If the answer is yes, then we want you! Newcross Healthcare are seeking dedicated Care Assistants to provide the best quality of care to our service users in Canterbury, Faversham and the surrounds. Joining with us will enable you to receive a salary of up to £11.78, a free uniform and DBS checks, plus many opportunities to develop your skills with our training programmes.

Are you a caring, professional individual?

Newcross Healthcare are looking to recruit experienced Care Assistants to provide the best level of care and support to our service users in a variety care homes in Canterbury, Faversham and the surrounding local areas.

What to expect in the role

As a Care Assistant, you will be kind and compassionate with a positive attitude.

You will be responsible for assisting our service users with their personal daily care, any clinical requirements, social activities and any other services to enable them to live with condidence and dignity.

Previous experience in housekeeping tasks is desirable.

Benefits you can receive:

  • Pay rates of up to £11.78 per hour including holiday pay
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Access our exclusive training to widen your clinical knowledge
  • 24 hour clinical support through a dedicated central team and clinical governance
  • Perks at Work scheme with over 30,000 discounts at around 80 high street retailers

At Newcross Healthcare, you can choose to work full or part time hours to fit in with your schedule, to help maintain a healthy work-life balance.

Additionally, you will be able to benefit from our 'same day pay' feature with access to up to 50% of the value of your shift on the same day with our Flexi Pay scheme via our app HealthForceGo®

What 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 completed within the past 12 months

  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable
  • Have access to a smart device and internet access to manage your rota on our app

Your Local Team

Our friendly Canterbury branch are located on Station Road East, right by Dane John Gardens. It is a short walking distance from the train station and also the historic Canterbury Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Apply today to join Newcross Healthcare

We now provide the option to do your interview via video call! This way you can talk to us from the comfort of your own home without having to travel to an interview.

If you are unable to successfully apply online, please call us on 0800 252 881.

Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities for all.