Care Assistant

Posted 10 January 2022
SalaryUp to £17.67 per hour
LocationGloucester
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceGLOCC-CA-Glou-JAN22
ContactGlos Wors Wilts Complex

Job description

At Newcross Healthcare, we believe everyone deserves the right to receive care in their own home. Do you?

Join our health and social care team today as a Care Assistant in Gloucester, Cheltenham, Cirencester and the surrounding areas of Gloucestershire, where you will be delivering quality care in the homes of our service users. In this role, you will be assisting with various complex healthcare tasks, including medication support, clinical needs, personal care tasks, posture care, feeding and PEG care, social activities and any additional services required.

Full-time and part-time hours.

Shift patterns: 8am-1pm, 5pm-10pm and long days 09:00-21:00 or 08.00-20:00.

Care Assistant requirements

You’ll be an empathetic and compassionate caregiver, with at least 3 months of experience caring professionally or for a loved one. You’ll be comfortable assisting clients with limited mobility and will hold a valid Moving and Handling certificate. You’ll be fuelled by your desire to make a real difference in the lives of people in need. Access to your own vehicle is desirable but not required. The right to work in the UK is essential.

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

Why join Newcross?

  • An hourly rate of up to £17.67, including holiday pay
  • Get paid as soon as you finish a shift with instant Flexi Pay
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • An immersive learning experience through Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support with virtual appointments
  • Free DBS and uniform

Flexi Pay!

The Flexi Pay feature on our bespoke app, HealthForceGo, gives you the option to receive an instant advance of up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts on the same day! It even includes weekends and bank holidays.

Apply now and start within a week!