Care Assistant - Male

Posted 11 January 2022
SalaryUp to £13.11 per hour
LocationHereford
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceGLOCC-CA-Here-JAN22
ContactGlos Wors Wilts Complex

Job description

Help make a difference in the lives of individuals living with complex healthcare needs - join us as a Care Assistant!

As a Male Care Assistant in in Hereford and the surrounding area, you will work alongside a small health and social care team to provide personalised care in the home of a male service user living with muscular dystrophy. You will be required to support with various day-to-day living tasks in line with the service user's individual care plan. Your daily duties will include assisting with personal care, meal preparation, helping him while he eats and providing additional support with daily tasks within the home.

Hours include 12:30pm-19:30pm Mon-Friday (support only during half terms throughout the year).

Role requirements

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. 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.

Benefits at Newcross

  • An hourly rate of up to £13.11, including holiday pay
  • The ability to get paid instantly
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • Access to Newcross World, where you can develop your skills 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!

The Flexi Pay feature on our bespoke app, HealthForceGo, gives you the option to receive an instant advance of up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts! It even includes weekends and bank holidays.

Apply now and you can start within a week!