Care Assistant - Complex Home Carer

Posted 24 November 2021
SalaryUp to £16.00 per hour
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ContactGlos Wors Wilts Complex

Job description

At Newcross, we’re leading the revolution in personalised home care. Join us!

As a Care Assistant in the Marlborough area, you’ll be working alongside a dedicated health and social care team to provide outstanding care in the home of a service user who is quadriplegic and requires complex care. You various responsibilities will include medication administration, personal care, tracheostomy care, airway management, cough assist, fluid and food intake, activities, spending time with family and friends, sociable evenings (dinner parties) and driving the client's vehicle.

This role requires 2:1 care in the day and 1:1 care at night.

Shifts include: 24-hour care. Day shifts are 9:00-21:00 and night shifts are 21:00-09:00.

What you'll 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.

You will need a valid UK drivers licence.

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 up to £16.00 per hour, including holiday pay
  • Get instant pay with Flexi Pay
  • Fixed hours, determined by a rota, so you can your free time ahead
  • Access to Newcross World, a new world of learning, to develop your skills and unlock new opportunities in the care sector
  • Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support to avoid waiting for NHS appointments
  • Free DBS and uniform

Flexi Pay!

With Flexi Pay, you can instantly access up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts, even on weekends and bank holidays! Get access to the unique Flexi Pay perk via our app, HealthForceGo.

Apply now and start within a week!