Care Assistant

Locations
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Branch name
Rochdale
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £11.79 per hour
Are you a hard working carer? Looking to strengthen your clinical knowledge? Newcross Healthcare is looking for professional Care Assistants to provide care and support to our service users in Huddersfield, Brighouse, Holmfirth, Meltham, Halifax and the surrounding areas. Benefit from a free DBS check, free uniform, ongoing training programmes and earn up to £11.79 per hour.

Are you a dedicated and conscientious care worker?

Are you ready to change someone's life? We are looking to fill our care assistant role in Huddersfield, Brighouse, Holmfirth, Meltham, Halifax and the surrounds - Could it be you?

The role 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.

Newcross Training

We are one of the UK's leading providers of specialist clinical training. Every month we deliver between 150 and 200 courses to over 1,000 Nurses and Healthcare Assistants and you could be one of them!

You will also have the opportunity of studying towards a range of National vocational qualifications NVQ/SVQ.

The Team

You will be part of our Rochdale branch which works tirelessly to provide the region with the highest quality of Nurses and Care Workers.

The branch is located in Newgate, near the Rochdale Cenotaph.

Rochdale has the highest concentration of canal locks in the north!

Your Role

As a Newcross Carer you will be providing exceptional care and support to our service users, aiding them with their clinical needs, helping them with their personal care and assisting them with any daily activities that allow them to have a dignified and independent living.

You will also need to be a naturally compassionate person with a strong sense of empathy for those individuals in your care.

The Benefits

  • Salary of up to £11.79/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
  • Perks at Work - Access 30,000 discounts on the high street
  • 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
  • Flexi Pay- you can decide when you want to be paid. Submit your timesheets by 5pm and be paid up to 50% of the value of your shift the very same day!

Apply Today!

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.

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!