Care Assistant - Children

Posted 24 November 2021
SalaryUp to £16.59 per hour
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ContactNorth Devon Somerset Complex

Job description

Could you be our next care giving hero?

We’re seeking a compassionate Care Assistant to deliver personalised care in Bridgwater  and the surrounding areas. In this role, you will work alongside a small health and social care team providing care in the homes of children. Your day-to-day role will include assisting with personal care, clinical requirements, medication support, PEG care, posture care, social activities, and any other identified needs, with a focus on promoting independence, choice and control.

Various shift patterns include: days: 08:00-16:00 (Monday-Friday) and nights: 20:00-08:00.

So, if you want to join us in our mission to deliver the highest standard of care those who need it, then apply now!

Perks of the job

  • A competitive pay package of £16.59 per hour, including holiday pay
  • Get paid as soon as you finish a shift with instant Flexi Pay
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • Access to 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!

With Flexi Pay, you can instantly access up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts at any given time, even on weekends and bank holidays! Simply download our bespoke app, HealthForceGo to access it!

Do you have what it takes?

  • A minimum of 3 months of paid experience or experience caring for a loved one
  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • A valid Moving and Handling certificate
  • You'll be a real people person, not afraid to take on new challenges
  • You must have a smartphone device with internet
  • Access to a vehicle is beneficial, but not a requirement

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 start within a week!