Care Assistant

Posted 24 November 2021
SalaryUp to £14.23 per hour
LocationEdinburgh
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceEDI-CA-Edinbu-NOV21
ContactEdinburgh Edinburgh

Job description

Care Assistant 

Become a Care Assistant today at Newcross Healthcare and earn up to £14.23 per hour (including holiday pay). We are currently on the lookout for a Care Assistant to join our team in Edinburgh, Musselburgh, Garvald and the surrounding areas. We have a range of shift patterns to suit you across various establishments – including part-time and full-time hours. 

What you’ll need as a Care Assistant 

  • 3 months UK care experience from within the past 3 years 
  • Moving and handling and personal care experience 
  • Excellent teamwork skills, flexibility and professionalism 
  • The right to work in the UK 
  • Access to a vehicle would be desirable but is not required 
  • You will be willing to be SSSC registered when you join our team. 

Perks at Newcross Healthcare 

  • Access to instant pay with Flexi Pay – up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts even on weekends and bank holidays 
  • Introduce a Friend - Receive up to £500 when you introduce a friend or family member 
  • Various opportunities to work across different clinical settings 
  • Flexible shift patterns to choose from through our app, HealthForceGo 
  • Impressive hourly rates with no zero-hour contracts 
  • Opportunity to earn up to a 30% pay enhancement by working last-minute weekend shifts 
  • Access to Newcross World, our app-based training platform with over 400 free clinical courses 
  • Perks at Work giving you access to over 30,000 deals and discounts on your favourite brands 
  • Free Newcross Healthcare uniform and welcome box when you join 
  • Generous bonuses if you refer other nurses and carers to Newcross Healthcare 
  • Access to advice and in-app appointments through NHS-registered GPs with MyHealthPlan 

Since our first launch, 25 years ago, we have gone from strength to strength. We’re a healthcare employer with a difference, powered by our fantastic teams and innovative technology, providing a market-leading employee experience. If you have what it takes to provide exceptional care with a personal approach, then don’t hesitate – apply today! 

Please note: To work in a care home in England from 11 November 2021, the post holder is required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 unless clinically exempt. 

Apply now and you can start within a week!