Care Assistant - Personal Home Carer

Posted 13 January 2022
SalaryUp to 17.00 per hour
LocationPeterborough
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceEMCC-PCA-Pete-JAN22
ContactEast Midlands Complex

Job description

Do you want to make a difference in the lives of individuals with complex healthcare needs?

Many vulnerable individuals in your community need health and social care to enable them to live a safe and fulfilling life in their own home. By working with us as a Care Assistant in the Peterborough area, you can help them to make the most of every day. This role involves delivering 1:1 and 2:1 care to service users living with complex healthcare needs. Your responsibilities will include aiding with moving and handling, medication administration, epilepsy management, continence support, PEG care, emergency medication administration, personal care tasks, accessing the community, household tasks and any additional support required. You will receive specialist training tailored to the packages of care you work on.

Minimum shift time of 6 hours in one location.

About you

You’ll be an empathetic and compassionate Care Assistant, with at least 3 months of experience caring professionally or for a loved one. You’ll be comfortable assisting clients with limited mobility and will hold a valid Moving and Handling certificate. Access to your own vehicle is desirable but not required. The right to work in the UK is essential.

Although the locations are specified, we cannot guarantee all work in one area so travel may be 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.

Make the most of

  • An hourly rate of up to £17.00, including holiday pay
  • Get paid as soon as you finish a shift with Flexi Pay
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • Free, ongoing clinical training
  • An immersive learning experience through Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • Access to NHS registered GPs via a Virtual GP app and mental health support

Flexi Pay!

Flexi Pay gives healthcare staff the ability to immediately withdraw up to 50% of the value of their completed shifts when they submit their timesheets on our app, HealthForceGo. Weekends and bank holidays are included!

Apply now and you can start within a week!