Care Assistant - Children & Adults

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

Job description

Do you have experience of caring for individuals with complex needs? Join Newcross Healthcare as a Care Assistant!

We’re actively seeking an experienced Care Assistant to join our team in Swansea and the surrounding area, encouraging adults and children living with complex healthcare needs to live a rich, independent life. In this role, you’ll work as part of a close-knit, collaborative health and social care team, delivering care in the home. You’ll follow each individual’s care plan, playing a key role in supporting them with personal care tasks, medication support, clinical requirements, posture care, PEG care, social activities, and any additional services that will help encourage independence.

Role requirements

You’ll be an empathetic and compassionate Care Assistant, 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. The right to work in the UK is essential. You’ll be fuelled by your desire to make a real difference to the lives of people in need.

To apply for this position you will need 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.

Employee benefits

  • 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!

With Flexi Pay, you have the ability to instantly access up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts, even on weekends and bank holidays. Flexi Pay is available on our handy app, HealthForceGo!

Apply now and you can start within a week!