Care Assistant - Children

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

Job description

Personal care is a rewarding career! Join us today as a Care Assistant

At Newcross Healthcare, we believe that everyone deserves to receive the highest standard of care in their own home. We’re actively seeking a Care Assistant to join our health and social care team in Swindon, Royal Wootton Bassett, Highworth, Lechlade, Cricklade and all surrounding areas. In this role, you'll work in the homes of children with various complex healthcare needs including physical disabilities, learning disabilities, Epilepsy, brain or spinal injuries, MS and Parkinson's.

Full-time and part-time positions.

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

You will need

You’ll already have a minimum of 3 months experience under your belt and hold a valid Moving and Handling certificate. We do also accept candidates with experience of caring for a loved one. The right to work in the UK is a must. As well as excellence in care, we also need you to demonstrate our core values of positivity, trustworthiness, respectfulness, understanding, kindness, and calmness on every shift. Access to your own vehicle would be beneficial.

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.

In return, you will receive

  • 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, our app-based training platform
  • 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!

With Flexi Pay you have the option to instantly access up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts (weekends and bank holidays included). This exclusive benefit is available through our app, HealthForceGo.

Apply now and start within a week!