Care Assistant - Personal Home Carer

Posted 28 December 2021
SalaryUp to £17.67 per hour
LocationLewisham
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceSURCC-CA-Lewis-JAN22
ContactSurrey Complex Surrey Complex

Job description

Join us in our mission to deliver the highest standard of care to individuals living with complex healthcare needs!

As a Care Assistant in Lewisham and the surroundings, you’ll be the person that brings smiles to the faces of the people in our care. You'll join a supportive health and social care team working in the homes of our service users to assist with personal care tasks, clinical needs, feeding and PEG care, tracheostomy care, social activities and any additional services needed. It'll be your responsibility to follow care plans and ensure the best possible outcomes are met at all times.

Days and waking night shifts are available for this role.

To become a Care Assistant, you will need

  • A minimum of 3 months experience of caring professionally or for a loved one
  • A valid certificate in Moving and Handling
  • You'll be an approachable and understanding people person
  • The right to work in the UK
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable but not 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.

What you'll get in return

  • A competitive pay package of £17.67 per hour, including holiday pay
  • The ability to choose when you get paid with our instant Flexi Pay service
  • Free DBS and uniform
  • Fixed hours, determined by a rota so that you can plan your free time ahead
  • Access to Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support to avoid waiting for NHS appointments

What is Flexi Pay?

With Flexi Pay, you have the option to immediately withdraw up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts, even on weekends and bank holidays! This exclusive perk can be found via our app, HealthForceGo.

Apply now and you can start within a week!