Care Assistant - Children & Adults

Posted 29 December 2021
SalaryUp to £19.44 per hour
LocationCardiff
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceWALCC-CA-BARRY-JAN22
ContactWales Complex Wales Complex

Job description

Help change the lives of vulnerable children and adults! Join our friendly healthcare team as a Care Assistant

As a Care Assistant in Cardiff, Barry and the surrounding areas, you'll join a small health and social care team to provide personalised care in the homes of adults and children living with complex healthcare needs. You'll be responsible for following care plans and supporting service users with personal care tasks, medication support, clinical requirements, posture care, PEG care, social activities, and any additional services that will help encourage independence.

About you

To join us as a Care Assistant, you’ll need a minimum of 3 months experience of caring professionally or for a loved one, a valid certificate in Moving and Handling, and the right to live and work in the UK. We also expect you to demonstrate our core values of positivity, trustworthiness, respectfulness, understanding, kindness, and calmness on every shift. Passion and determination to bring comfort and joy to our service users is a must.

To apply for this position you will a valid driving licence to reach our service users and transport them when 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 Healthcare?

  • A competitive pay package of £19.44 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!

No more waiting for pay day! With Flexi Pay, you have the option to immediately withdraw up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts (includes weekends and bank holidays). Flexi Pay can be found on our bespoke app, HealthForceGo.

Apply now and join our team within a week!