Care Assistant

Locations
Fort William, Highlands
Branch name
Inverness
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £12.55 per hour
Are you looking for a new job? Perhaps you need a few extra shifts to fit around another position. We don't mind!

Newcross Healthcare is looking for Care Assistants to care for our service users living in Fort William, Nairn, Thurso, Wick, Alness, Dingwall and the surrounding areas.

Keep scrolling to learn more about this great career opportunity!

Professional care will change someone's life

Newcross Healthcare are looking to expand our team of compassionate Care Assistants in Fort William, Nairn, Thurso, Wick, Alness, Dingwall and the surrounding areas.

The Position

As a Newcross Care Assistant, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing everyday care to clients
  • Focusing on personal hygiene, mental stimulation and general well-being
  • Managing clients' care logs and medical requirements
  • Encouraging integration and participation within the local community

Newcross Perks

  • Salary of up to £12.55/hr including holiday pay
  • Free criminal record check (PVG) and uniform
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Flexible hours - choose full or part time hours to fit in with your commitments
  • 24-hour clinical support through a dedicated central team and clinical governance
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • Various training programmes earned through credits as you work
  • Perks at Work - Access 30,000 discounts from high street retailers

You will also benefit from our new FlexiPay feature on our HealthForceGo app, where you can decide when you want to be paid. Simply submit your timesheet by 5pm and be paid up to 50% of the value of your shift the very same day!

To succeed you will need:

  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months' previous care experience
  • SSSC registered or you must be able to commit to registering when you join our team
  • 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

Join now!

We've recently introduced video interviewing, as applicants are finding it more relaxing and more enjoyable. Rather than having to travel to an interview, you can talk to us from the comfort of your own home.

If you are unable to apply online, please call us on 0800 252 881 and our team will assist you.

Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way