Care Assistant - Personal Home carer

Posted 21 December 2021
SalaryUp to £13.91 per hour
LocationBarnstaple
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceBARCC-CA-BARNS-DEC21
ContactNorth Devon Somerset Complex

Job description

At Newcross, we offer you the chance to change lives in your community

As a Female Care Assistant in Barnstaple, Ilfracombe, Bideford, Braunton, South Molton and the surrounding areas, you’ll love the fast-pace and variety that comes with supporting the day-to-day lives of service users within their own homes. You'll be working alongside health and social care professionals to assist with various complex care tasks including, medication support, clinical requirements, personal care tasks, PEG care, social activities, and any additional services required.

This role provides you with a unique chance to really grow in your career, take on new responsibilities and enjoy the new relationships that you build each day. Working for Newcross is an opportunity to become part of a supportive community, supported by like minded individuals.

Care Assistant requirements

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 hold a valid Moving and Handling certificate. You’ll be fuelled by your desire to make a real difference to the lives of people in need. Access to your own vehicle is desirable but not required. The right to work is 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.

Make the most of

  • An hourly rate of up to £13.91, including holiday pay
  • Get paid instantly with Flexi Pay
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • Access to Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • Free DBS and uniform
  • Access to virtual appointments with NHS registered GPs and mental health support
  • Face to face and telephone counselling to help you when life gets tough

Flexi Pay!

Get paid through our exclusive Flexi Pay perk, which allows you to immediately access up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts! This unique perk can be found via our app, HealthForceGo (even on bank holidays and weekends).

Apply now and start within a week!