Care Assistant

Locations
Porthmadog, Gwynedd
Branch name
Colwyn Bay
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £12.23 per hour
Newcross Healthcare is seeking Care Assistants to provide care and support to our service users living in Porthmadog, Pwhelli, Bangor and the surrounding areas. Take advantage of our flexible work rotas, free training programs, a free uniform, a free DBS check and pay rates up to £12.23/hr.

Newcross Healthcare's branch in North Wales is based in Colwyn Bay and located on Station Road, opposite the town's train station where you will receive support from a local line manager & in-house office support.

Are you looking for the next step in your caring career?

Newcross Healthcare is seeking professional Care Assistants to provide care to our service users in Porthmadog, Pwhelli, Bangor and the surrounding areas.

Our role

As a Care Assistant, you will provide care and support to our service users with various needs and requirements. Tasks will include personal care, clinical needs, social activities and any additional services needed.

Benefits

  • Salary of up to £12.23/hr including holiday pay
  • Permanent contract with weekly pay and flexible hours
  • Access our exclusive training, broadening your clinical knowledge
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Free ongoing training and development through credits earned
  • Perks at Work - Take advantage of 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
  • 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)

Your local team

Newcross Healthcare's branch in North Wales is based in Colwyn Bay and located on Station Road, opposite the town's train station where you will receive support from a local line manager & in-house office support.

Skills & Training

Successful candidates will have the chance to develop their skill set with a wide range of free training programs earned through credits as you work. Topics will include Medication Administration, Basic Life Support, Epilepsy, Dementia Care and many more.

Person specification

  • 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

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.

Our recruitment process is tailored to suit you. We interview via video call, a more relaxing and enjoyable way to be interviewed. Plus, you won't have to travel for miles!

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.