Care Assistant

Locations
Isle of Wight
Branch name
Isle of Wight
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £12.36 per hour
Interested in working as a Care Assistant for a large, trusted organisation that truly cares about you and your professional development? We can offer same day pay with Flexi Pay, hundreds of training courses and flexible working arrangements.

Newcross Healthcare is hiring healthcare professionals on the Isle of Wight.

Applicants will need to have three months' professional experience before applying to this role.

Keep reading to find out what we're looking for

Newcross Healthcare is looking to expand our team of healthcare professionals

Newcross Healthcare is currently recruiting for experienced Care Assistants to join us in delivering outstanding care and support to our service users living in care homes on the Isle of Wight.

Your local branch is based at 42 Quay Street, Newport, PO30 5BA.

Role Details

As a Newcross Care Assistant, you will be:

  • Providing everyday care to our service users
  • Focusing on personal hygiene, mental stimulation and their general well-being
  • Managing clients' care logs and any medical requirements
  • Encouraging integration and participation within the local community

Newcross Advantages

  • Salary of up to £12.36/hr including holiday pay
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Perks at Work scheme with access to amazing discounts from 80 UK retailers
  • 24-hour clinical support through a dedicated central team
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral

You will also benefit from our new flexible pay feature on our HealthForceGo app, where you can decide when you want to be paid. Just submit your timesheet by 5pm and be paid up to 50% of the value of your shift the very same day!

This role will also give you great opportunities to develop your skill set with a variety of training programmes, all provided by Newcross earned through credits as you work, including Basic Life Support, BSL or Makaton, Medication Administration, Dementia Care, plus more.

Essential Requirements

  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months' previous care experience
  • Certification in a practical Moving and Handling course completed within the past 12 months, or you are willing to complete one with Newcross Healthcare
  • You will need to have access to a smart phone or device with internet access to manage your rotas and timesheets on the HealthForceGo app
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not mandatory

Apply now to find out more!

Our recruitment process is tailored to suit you. We now interview via video call, a more relaxing and enjoyable way to be interviewed. Alternatively, if you are unable to apply online, please call us on 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.