Care Assistant

Locations
Chichester, West Sussex
Branch name
Chichester
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £13.84 per hour
Newcross Healthcare is seeking Care Assistants to provide care to our service users living in Chichester, Portsmouth, Gosport, Petworth, Midhurst, Liss and the surrounding areas. Take advantage of a free DBS check, free uniform and pay rates up to £13.84 per hour.

Located in the South-East of England, Newcross Healthcare's Chichester branch is based on South Street near Chichester Cathedral and not far from Chichester train station.

Do you want to broaden your skill set?

Newcross Healthcare is seeking Care Assistants to provide care to our service users in Chichester, Portsmouth, Gosport, Petworth, Midhurst, Liss and the surrounding areas.

What will I benefit from?

  • Salary of up to £13.84/hr including holiday pay
  • Permanent contract with weekly pay and flexible hours
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Free ongoing training and development through credits earned
  • Perks at Work - 30,000 discounts at around 80 high street retailers!
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • 24-hour support through dedicated central team and clinical governance made up of lead nurses
  • Online Intranet and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips
  • Support from a clinical supporting team, line manager, in house office support and a designated field team leader
  • Flexi Pay! Simply submit 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)

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What will I do?

As a Care Assistant, you will ensure that our service users receive assistance with personal care, clinical needs, social activities and any additional services needed.

Take advantage of a comprehensive range of free training programs covering a range of topics such as Basic Life Support, BSL or Makaton, Medication Administration, Dementia Care and many more.

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What will I need?

  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months' previous paid experience working in a care environment in the UK within the last 3 years
  • Referee contact details for your current place of work, including a manager who can comment on your clinical ability, and for all employments in the past 18 months or your 3 most recent jobs
  • A certificate confirming your participation in a practical moving and handling course in the last 12 months or are willing to book on to a Newcross course
  • You will need access to a smartphone, iPhone (5s or later), iPad or iPod touch compatible with IOS 8.0 (or later) or Android device with a 4.3 operating system (or later), with internet access to submit your timesheets via our mobile app
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable

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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 Today!

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.