Care Assistant

Locations
Worthing, 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 Worthing, Lancing, Shoreham-by-Sea, Goring-by-Sea and the surrounding areas. Benefit from a free DBS check, free uniform, ongoing training programs 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.

Change someone's life today!

Newcross Healthcare is seeking professional Care Assistants to provide care to our service users in Worthing, Lancing, Shoreham-by-Sea, Goring-by-Sea and the surrounding areas.

Join us today and have access to:

  • Flexible full and part time hours available across weekdays, nights and weekends!

  • Flexi Pay! This service 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)

  • Perks at Work! Take advantage of 30,000 discounts at around 80 high street retailers!

Skills & Opportunities

With Newcross, you will be able to access a wide range of free training programs including Basic Life Support, BSL or Makaton, Medication Administration, Dementia Care and many more.

Additional opportunities to study towards a range of National vocational qualifications (NVQ/SVQ) are available.

Benefits

  • 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 available through credits earned as you work
  • 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

Your new role

You will be responsible for providing care to our service users with assistance completing a variety of life-enhancing tasks. These will include personal care, clinical needs, social activities and any additional services needed.

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 workplace, 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 are willing to enrol on a practical Moving and Handling course with Newcross.
  • 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

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.