Care Assistant

South Shields, Tyne and Wear
Branch name
Part Time
Up to £11.62 per hour
Do you want to have access to exclusive training and work with a friendly care team? Newcross Healthcare is seeking Care Assistants to care for our service users living in South Shields, Tynemouth and the surrounding areas. Take advantage of a free DBS check, a free uniform, pay rates up to £11.62 per hour and ongoing training programs.

Are you looking to enhance your care career?

Newcross are a well-established nationwide healthcare provider and we are looking for new carers to help us to deliver outstanding support and care across South Shields, Tynemouth and the surrounding local areas.

Working as Care Assistant you will...

  • Provide everyday care and support to our service users.
  • Manage client's care logs and medical requirements
  • Talk to residents, making them feel comfortable
  • Monitor patient's conditions by taking temperatures, pulse, respirations and weight

What is Flexi Pay?

Working with Newcross, you'll benefit from Flexi Pay, our 'same day pay' app feature. All you will need to do is submitting your timesheets by 5pm and be paid up to 50% of the value of your shift the very same day. (Includes weekends and bank holidays)

In return you will get

  • Salary of up to £11.62/hr including holiday pay
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Flexible hours across weekdays, nights and weekends
  • Access our exclusive training, broadening your clinical knowledge
  • 24-hour clinical support through a dedicated central team
  • Employee perks scheme with 30,000 discounts

What this role requires?

  • 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

The Newcastle branch

Your local team is based in Newcastle, based at 156 Sandyford Road near the university in city centre. We cover areas as far north as Ashington and Carlisle in the west.

Apply Today!

Submit your application and a member of our friendly recruitment team will give you a call

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.

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.