Care Assistant - Personal Home Carer

Posted 14 January 2022
SalaryUp to £12.59 per hour
LocationDevon
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceEDEVCC-CA-TORQ-JAN22
ContactEast Devon Complex

Job description

Could you be our next caregiving champion? Then join us as a Care Assistant!

Newcross Healthcare are currently recruiting a committed, enthusiastic Care Assistant to join our health and social care team in Teignmouth, Torquay and the surrounding areas. This rewarding role will suit someone with a natural caring ability who is passionate about helping vulnerable individuals receive the care they need from within their own homes. Your various responsibilities will include aiding with personal care tasks, posture care, clinical requirements, feeding and PEG care, meal preparation, social activities and any additional services required. While you will be expected to have some experience in care, we do offer specialist training, tailored to the packages of care you work on.

Benefits of the job

  • An hourly rate of up to £12.59 per hour, including holiday pay
  • Get paid as soon as you finish a shift with instant Flexi Pay
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • Access to Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • Access to virtual appointments with NHS registered GPs and mental health support

Flexi Pay!

Get instant access to up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts with Flexi Pay (includes bank holidays and weekends)! This exclusive perk is available on our app, HealthForceGo.

Care Assistant requirements

To join our complex care team you will need:

  • At least 3 months of experience caring professionally or for a loved one
  • A valid Moving and Handling certificate
  • The right to work in the UK
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable but not essential

Ultimately, we are looking for people with the right attitude. To join us, you will need to be an excellent team player with great people skills and have a true desire to help make a difference in the lives of vulnerable individuals.

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 now and you can start within a week!