Care Assistant - Female

Posted 27 December 2021
SalaryUp to £12.27 per hour
LocationPlymouth
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceSODCC-PA3-Plym-JAN22
ContactSouth Devon Complex South Devon Complex

Job description

Help change the lives of people living with complex healthcare needs!

At Newcross Healthcare, we believe that everyone deserves to receive the highest standard of care in their own home. We’re actively seeking a Female Care Assistant to join our team in the Stoke area of Plymouth. In this role, you'll be working alongside a team of health and social care professionals in the homes of our service users. Your daily duties will include aiding with clinical needs, personal care tasks, posture care, feeding and PEG care, meal preparation and any additional services required. This is a unique opportunity to work as part of a team on specific care packages on a regular basis.

 

Does this sound like you?

To join our complex care team, you'll need at least 3 months of professional caregiving experience or experience of caring for a loved one. You’ll need a valid Moving and Handling certificate and feel comfortable helping service users with limited mobility. The right to work in the UK is essential. In addition to your experience in care, you should be able to demonstrate occasions where you have exhibited our core values of positivity, trustworthiness, respectfulness, understanding, kindness, and calmness. Access to your own vehicle would be beneficial, but is not mandatory.

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.

In return, you will receive

  • An hourly rate of up to £12.27, including holiday pay
  • The ability to get paid instantly
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • Access to Newcross World, a new world of learning, to manage skills, learn new ones and unlock new opportunities in the care sector
  • Access to appointments with NHS-registered GPs through a Virtual GP app
  • Face to face and telephone counselling to help you when life gets tough
  • Free DBS and uniform

Flexi Pay!

Flexi Pay gives healthcare staff the option to instantly withdraw up to 50% of the value of their completed shifts (even on weekends and bank holidays). This exclusive perk can be found via our handy app, HealthForceGo.

Apply now and you can start within a week!