Care Assistant - Male

Posted 24 November 2021
SalaryUp to £12.11 per hour
LocationIsle of Wight
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ContactAlicia Paginton

Job description

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

We’re recruiting a Male Care Assistant to join our team in the Freshwater area on the Isle of Wight. This role involves working as part of a small health and social care team to provide quality care and support to a gentleman within their own home. You'll be responsible for assisting with a range of complex care tasks in line with the service user's care plan. Your various duties will involve aiding with personal care tasks, food preparation, showering, stoma care and taking the service user out swimming, to the gym and for other social activities in their own vehicle.

Specialist training will be given, tailored to the packages of care you work on, so this is a great chance to upskill in new areas.

We also ask for...

You’ll be an empathetic and compassionate caregiver, with at least 3 months experience of caring professionally or for a loved one. You’ll be comfortable assisting clients with limited mobility, and will have a valid Moving and Handling certificate. The right to work in the UK is essential. Ultimately, you’ll be fuelled by your desire to make a real difference to the lives of people in need.

You must be a driver to apply for this role.

Employee benefits

  • An hourly rate of up to £12.11, including holiday pay
  • The ability to get paid instantly with Flexi Pay
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • An immersive learning experience through Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • 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

Flexi Pay!

With Flexi Pay, you have the option to instantly access up to 50% of the value of your existing shifts (even on weekends and bank holidays)! This exclusive perk is available through our handy app, HealthForceGo.

Apply today and you can start within a week!