Care Assistant - Personal Home Carer

Posted 28 December 2021
SalaryUp to £15.30 per hour
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ContactSussex Complex Sussex Complex

Job description

Do you love to help others? Have experience as a Care Assistant? Then we want you!

At Newcross Healthcare, we’re actively seeking a Care Assistant to join our team in Eastbourne and the surrounding area, to provide high-quality care within the homes of our service users. In this role, you'll be caring for children and adults living with complex healthcare needs, supporting them with personal care tasks, social activities, meal preparation and general day-to-day living tasks.

Additional opportunities are available for applicants to care for service users living with Cerebral Palsy, Multiple Sclerosis, PEG Feeding, Tracheostomy Care, Challenging Behaviour, Spinal Injuries, Acquired Brain Injury (ABI), Ventilated Care and Muscular Dystrophy.

Care Assistant requirements

We require all complex care workers to have at least 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 be required to have a valid Moving and Handling certificate and the right to work in the UK. Access to your own vehicle is desirable but not essential.

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

  • Salary of up to £15.30 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

Flexi Pay!

Flexi Pay allows you to immediately withdraw up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts when you submit your timesheets through our app, HealthForceGo. This exclusive perk is even available on weekends and bank holidays!

Apply now and start within a week!