Care Assistant

Locations
Denbighshire
Branch name
Colwyn Bay
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £12.47 per hour
Do you have experience in the healthcare world? Then join Newcross Healthcare today! Newcross Healthcare is seeking dedicated Care Assistants to care for our service users living in Denbigh, Rhyl, Prestatyn, St Asaph and the surrounding areas. Benefit from a free DBS check, free uniform, ongoing training programs and earn up to £12.47/hr.

Looking for a new and exciting career in care?

Newcross Healthcare are searching for caring and professional Care Assistants to support our service users in Denbigh, Rhyl, Prestatyn, St Asaph living as independently as possible in line with their personal care needs.

What to expect in your role

Our Care Assistants are responsible for assisting elderly, recovering, or disabled individuals with their day-to-day activities.

Our ideal candidates will have the ability to provide companionship to clients, interacting with them and seeing them as more than just a care plan.

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.

Why apply today?

  • Salary of up to £12.47/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
  • Ongoing training and development through credits earned
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • 24-hour support through dedicated central team and clinical governance
  • 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
  • Perks at Work - 30,000 discounts at your fingertips!

We also offer free training courses so you can broaden your skill set! Every month we deliver between 150 and 200 courses to over 1,000 Nurses and Healthcare Assistants.

Newcross Flexibility

Our Flexi Pay app feature gives you the option 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)

You will also enjoy the flexibility of choosing your own hours alongside the security of having a permanent contact with guaranteed hours.

Minimum Requirements

  • 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 3 years
  • 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 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 manage your rota via our homecare app
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not mandatory

Where will you be based?

Newcross Healthcare's first branch in North Wales is based in Colwyn Bay and located on Station Road, opposite the town's train station.

Apply today and begin your application

Submit your application today and a member of our recruitment team will be in touch!

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.