Care Assistant - Days & Nights

Posted 27 December 2021
SalaryUp to £13.15 per hour
LocationKingsbridge
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceSODCC-CA-Kings-JAN22
ContactSouth Devon Complex South Devon Complex

Job description

At Newcross, we’re transforming home care across the UK. Be a part of it!

We’re seeking a professional Care Assistant to join our team in Kingsbridge and the surrounding area, delivering quality care in the home for people living with complex healthcare needs. This role involves working as part of a small team of health and social care professionals to assist with CPAP, BiPAP, cough assist and Tracheostomy care as well as any other services required. Specialist training will be given, tailored to the packages of care you work on.

Day and night shift patterns are available for this role.

Here's what you'll need

We require all complex care workers to have around 3 months of experience in a professional care setting or caring for a loved one. You’ll need to be a real people person and always be willing to go the extra mile to ensure the best possible outcomes are met. 

You’ll need to be happy assisting clients who may have limited mobility, however, if you do not have a valid Moving and Handling certificate, we can provide relevant training modules for you to complete in the induction process. Access to your own vehicle is desirable, and the right to work in the UK is 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

  • Salary of up to £13.15 per hour, including holiday pay
  • The ability to 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
  • ccess to Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support to avoid waiting for NHS appointments
  • Free DBS and uniform

What is Flexi Pay?

Flexi Pay in the exclusive feature on our app, HealthForceGo. It gives healthcare staff the option to instantly access up to 50% of the value of their completed shifts, even on weekends and bank holidays!

Apply now and you can start within a week!