Care Assistant - Personal Home Carer

Posted 13 January 2022
SalaryUp to £13.47 per hour
LocationExeter
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceEDEVCC-PA1-EXE-JAN22
ContactEast Devon Complex

Job description

At Newcross Healthcare, we believe everyone deserves the right to receive care in their own home

Join our dedicated health and social care team as a Care Assistant in Exeter, Exmouth, Sidmouth and the surrounding areas, where you will be providing personalised care in the home of service users living with various complex healthcare needs. You will be a supportive, compassionate and empathetic carer, ready to become a true companion to the people in your care. This is a varied role, with responsibilities including assisting with personal care tasks, clinical needs, feeding and PEG care, social activities and any additional services needed.

Care Assistant requirements

We require all complex care workers to have around 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 need to be happy assisting clients who may have limited mobility, however, if you do not have a valid Moving and Handling certificate, we can provide relevant training modules for you to complete in the induction process. Access to your own vehicle is desirable, and the right to work in the UK is 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.

You will receive

  • An hourly rate of up to £13.47, including holiday pay
  • Get paid as soon as you finish a shift with instant Flexi Pay
  • Free uniform and DBS check
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • Access to Newcross World, a new world of learning, to manage skills, learn new ones and unlock new opportunities in the care sector
  • Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support with virtual appointments

Flexi Pay!

The Flexi Pay feature on our bespoke app, HealthForceGo, gives you the option to receive an instant advance of up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts on the same day! It even includes weekends and bank holidays.

Apply now and start within a week!