Care Assistant - Personal Home Carer

Posted 14 January 2022
SalaryUp to £15.87 per hour
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ContactEast Anglian Essex Complex

Job description

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

As a Care Assistant in Sheringham, Weybourne and the surroundings, you will join a small health and social care team delivering personalised care to service users with complex healthcare conditions, in line with their individual care plans. You will be working in the homes of our service users, supporting them with personal care tasks, feeding and PEG care, posture care, meal preparation, medication support, clinical needs, social activities and any additional services needed.

Complex care roles with Newcross provide you with a unique chance to take on new responsibilities and receive specialist clinical training in areas such as PEG feeding and tracheostomy care. You’ll also get access to free virtual training opportunities and apprenticeships to take your career in whichever direction you want to go.

Day shifts from 8:00-20:00 with 1 x staff. Night shifts from 22:00-10:00/20:00-6:00 with 2 x staff.

You will be requird to work evenings/weekends as part of a structured rota.

Does this sound like you?

You'll have at least 3 months experience of caring professionally or for a loved one under your belt, a valid certificate in Moving and Handling and the right to live and work in the UK. Passion and determination to bring comfort and joy to our service users is a must. Access to your own vehicle would be beneficial but is not a requirement.

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.

Perks of the job

  • An hourly rate of up to £15.87, including holiday pay
  • Take control of when you get paid with instant Flexi Pay
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • An immersive learning experience through Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • Free DBS and uniform

Flexi Pay!

With the Flexi Pay perk on our app, HealthForceGo, you have the ability to instantly access up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts as and when you need it! Weekends and bank holidays are included.

Apply now and you can start within a week!