Care Assistant - Days

Posted 28 December 2021
SalaryUp to £13.15 per hour
LocationPlymouth
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceSODCC-CA3-PLY-JAN22
ContactSouth Devon Complex South Devon Complex

Job description

Is building meaningful and lasting relationships with the people you care for important to you?

Join Newcross Healthcare as a Care Assistant in Plymouth and the surrounding area, delivering the highest standard of care to service users living with complex healthcare needs. In this role, you'll be working in the homes of our service users, alongside health and social care professionals, to support with personal care tasks, clinical needs, posture care, feeding and PEG care, social activities and any additional services required.

Experience in PEG care, nebulisers and medication support is required.

Do you meet the requirements?

We’re looking for Care Assistants with at least 3 months of experience caring professionally or for a loved one. You’ll need a valid certificate in Moving and Handling and the right to work in the UK. In addition to excellence in care, we expect all of our carers to display our core values of positivity, trustworthiness, respectfulness, understanding, kindness, and calmness on every shift. Access to your own vehicle would be beneficial, but is 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.

Employee perks

  • Salary of up to £13.15 per hour, including holiday pay
  • Choose when you get paid with our instant Flexi Pay service
  • Fixed hours, determined by a rota so that you can see your free time ahead
  • Access to Newcross World, an innovative learning experience to help you grow your career
  • Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support with virtual appointments
  • Free DBS and uniform

Flexi Pay!

The Flexi Pay feature on our app, HealthForceGo, gives healthcare staff the ability to instantly access up to 50% of the value of their completed shifts! This exclusive perk is even available on weekends and bank holidays.

Apply now and you can start within a week!