Care Assistant

Locations
Slough, Berkshire
Branch name
Reading
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £12.93 per hour
Newcross Healthcare are looking for experienced Care Assistants in Slough, Maidenhead, Henley-on-Thames and the surrounding local areas.

If you're looking for a new role and feel like you'd be interested in working for Newcross Healthcare, one of Britain's leading providers of care, carry on reading!

Do you want to join a friendly and welcoming team?

Our branch is located in London Street, close to the town centre and just a short distance from Reading train station

Newcross Healthcare are recruiting for dedicated Care Assistants to join our team in providing outstanding care and support to our service users living in Slough, Maidenhead, Henley-on-Thames and the local surroundings.

Working with Newcross

As a Care Assistant, you will ensure that the needs and requirements of our service users are met at all times.

Your assistance will be required with personal care activities, social activities, clinical requirements and any additional activities that will encourage our service users to live as independently as they wish.

Newcross provides flexibility with your rota, where you can choose full or part time hours to fit around your schedule, all with the security of a permanent job with guaranteed hours and a local line manager.

Our Requirements

  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months experience in a previous care position
  • Certification confirming your participation in a practical Moving and Handling course in the last 12 months (or you will pay for a practical Moving and Handling Newcross programme)
  • You will need access to a smart device to manage your rotas and timesheets on our 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.

What you will receive

  • Salary of up to £12.93 per hour including holiday pay
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • 24 hour support through our central team and clinical governance
  • Perks at Work scheme with access to amazing discounts from 80 UK retailers
  • Recommend a Friend scheme where you can earn £500 for a successful referral
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients

You will also be able to access our new FlexiPay 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.

Successful candidates will also have opportunities to enhance their current skill set with a various free training programmes, earned through credits as you work.

Apply now to find out more!

If you are unable to successfully apply online, please call us on 0800 252 881 and our team will be sure to assist you.

Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way.