Care Assistant

Locations
St. Austell, Cornwall
Branch name
Truro
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £14.25 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 are looking for seasoned Care Assistants to provide care and support to our residents across St Austell, Bodmin, Lostwithiel, St Stephens and the surrounds.

Keep scrolling to learn more about this great career opportunity!

Do you have a passion for care?

Newcross Healthcare are hiring experienced Care Assistants to join us in providing excellent care and support across St Austell, Bodmin, Lostwithiel, St Stephens and the surrounding local areas.

Role Details

As a Care Assistant, you will be responsible for:

  • Assisting with person-centred day-to-day tasks
  • Aiding with any clinical requirements
  • Helping with their development
  • Building strong relationships with service users, family members and encourage new friendships

Our Main Requirements

  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months previous paid experience working in a care environment
  • A certificate confirming your participation in a practical Moving and Handling course in the last 12 months (or a willingness to pay for a practical Moving and Handling Newcross course)
  • You will need access to a smart phone or device with internet access to manage your rotas and timesheets via our app HealthForceGo
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not essential

Key Features

  • Salary of up to £14.25 per hour including holiday pay
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • 24 hour support through our central team and clinical governance
  • Perks at Work scheme with access to amazing discounts from 80 UK retailers
  • Various training programmes earned through credits as you work
  • Recommend a Friend scheme where you can earn £500 for a successful referral
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Flexible working hours - choose your hours to fit in with your commitments

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!

Apply now to find out more!

Your local branch are based in Lemon Street, near Truro Cathedral and just a short distance from Truro train station

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 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.