Care Assistant

Locations
Tyne and Wear
Branch name
Newcastle
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £11.39 per hour
Newcross Healthcare is seeking Care Assistants to care for our service users living in Tyne and Wear and the surrounding areas. Take advantage of a free DBS check, a free uniform, pay rates up to £11.39 per hour and ongoing training programs.

Your local team is located 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.

Enhance your career with us!

We are looking to expand our team of Care Assistants in Newcastle, Gateshead, Tynemouth, Wallsend, Jarrow, Low Fell, Tyneside, Tyne and Wear and the surrounding areas.

Person specification

  • 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

Caring role

You will assist our elderly, recovering or disabled service users with a range of daily living activities including personal care, clinical requirements, social integration within the community and any additional services needed.


We offer Flexi Pay! A new option giving you the chance to request an advance against your completed shifts and be paid as quickly as one hour after you've finished a day's work! (Includes weekends and bank holidays)

Benefit from

  • Salary of up to £11.39/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
  • An employee perks scheme with 30,000 discounts at 80 high street retailers

If you have a NVQ2 / SVQ2 in Health and Social Care or currently work in a care assistant job you could be fast tracked through our recruitment process.

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.

Apply Now!

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.