Care Assistant

Posted 24 November 2021
SalaryUp to £17.67 per hour
LocationGloucester
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceGLOCC-PCA-Glou-NOV21
ContactGlos Wors Wilts Complex

Job description

Could you be our next caregiving champion?

At Newcross Healthcare, we believe that everyone has the right to the highest quality of care in the home, when they need it. We’re seeking a dedicated Care Assistant to deliver personalised care in the home in Gloucester, Cheltenham, Cirencester and the surrounding areas of Gloucestershire.

In this role, you'll be aiding service users with various complex healthcare needs such as MS, Epilepsy, Parkinson's, brain or spinal injuries, physical disabilities and learning disabilities.

Part-time and full-time positions are available. Shift patterns: 8am-1pm, 5pm-10pm and long days 09:00-21:00 or 08.00-20:00.

We also ask for...

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

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?

  • A competitive pay package of up to £17.67 per hour, including holiday pay
  • Get instant pay with Flexi Pay
  • Fixed hours, determined by a rota, so you can plan your free time ahead
  • An immersive learning experience through Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support to avoid waiting for NHS appointments
  • Free DBS and uniform

Flexi Pay!

No more waiting for pay day! With Flexi Pay you have the option to immediately access up to 50% of the value of your completed shift, even on weekends and bank holidays! Available through our handy app, HealthForceGo.

Apply now and start within a week!