Care Assistant

Posted 10 January 2022
SalaryUp to £17.67 per hour
LocationSwindon
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceGLOCC-NA-Swin-JAN22
ContactGlos Wors Wilts Complex

Job description

Do you want to make a difference in the lives of individuals with complex healthcare needs?

Join Newcross Healthcare as a Care Assistant in Swindon, Royal Wootton Bassett, Highworth, Lechlade, Cricklade and the surrounding areas, where you will be providing quality care in the homes of individuals with complex healthcare needs. You will work as part of a small health and social care team to assist with various tasks, including personal care, eating and drinking, PEG care, social activities and any additional duties required.

Shifts: 12-hour shift patterns.

Part-time and full-time work is available with regular clients.

What you'll need to join us as a Care Assistant

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 mandatory.

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.

Benefits at Newcross Healthcare

  • An hourly rate of up to £17.67, including holiday pay
  • The ability to get paid instantly
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • An immersive learning experience through Newcross World, where you can manage your skills, learn new ones and unlock new opportunities in different care settings
  • Access to appointments with NHS-registered GPs through a Virtual GP app
  • Face to face and telephone counselling to help you when life gets tough
  • 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 today and start within a week!