Care Assistant Personal Home Carer

Posted 26 December 2021
SalaryUp to £15.24 per hour
LocationPeterhead
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceSCTCC-CA-Peter-JAN22
ContactScotland Complex Scotland Complex

Job description

Join us in our mission to deliver the highest standard of care to sick and vulnerable people!

We’re actively seeking an experienced Care Assistant to join our team in Peterhead and the surroundings, encouraging our service users to live a rich, independent life. In this role, you’ll work as part of a close-knit, collaborative team of health and social care professionals, delivering care in the home. Your various duties will include assisting service users with personal care, clinical needs, medication support, meal preparation, feeding and PEG care, social activities and any other services required.

Applicants are required to have experience caring for individuals with learning disabilities, challenging behaviours and within palliative care and children's services.

Benefits at Newcross

  • An hourly rate of up to £15.24 per hour, including holiday pay
  • 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 virtual appointments with NHS registered GPs and mental health support
  • Face to face and telephone counselling to help you when life gets tough
  • Free DBS and uniform

Enjoy Flexi Pay!

Flexi Pay gives you the unique option to immediately access up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts, even on weekends and bank holidays. Available via our innovative app, HealthForceGo.

Does this sound like you?

You'll be a dedicated carer with at least 3 months experience of caring professionally or for a loved one, a valid certificate in Moving and Handling and the right to live and work in the UK. We also expect you to demonstrate our core values of positivity, trustworthiness, respectfulness, understanding, kindness, and calmness on every shift. You must be willing to be SSSC registered. Access to your own vehicle would be beneficial, but is not a requirement.

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.

Apply today and you can start within a week!