Care Assistant - Complex Home Carer

Posted 11 January 2022
SalaryUp to £16.00 per hour
LocationMarlborough
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceGLOCC-CA-Mar-JAN22
ContactGlos Wors Wilts Complex

Job description

At Newcross, we believe everyone deserves the right to receive care in their own home. Join us as a Care Assistant today!

As a Care Assistant in the Marlborough area, you’ll play a vital role in delivering the highest standard of care within the home of a service user who is quadriplegic. You will be responsible for supporting them with personal care needs, tracheostomy care, medication administration, 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. In this role, you'll join a small team of health and social care professionals.

Day shifts: 9:00-21:00 (2:1 care).

Night shifts: 21:00-09:00 (1:1 care).

Here's what we're looking for

As an experienced Care Assistant, you’ll have at least 3 months of experience 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.

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.

Make the most of

  • 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
  • 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!

Make the most of our Flexi Pay perk which enables you to access an instant advance of up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts - includes weekends and bank holidays! This handy feature can be found on our app, HealthForceGo.

Apply now and start within a week!