Care Assistant - Personal Home Carer

Posted 24 November 2021
SalaryUp to £13.77 per hour
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ContactNorth Devon Somerset Complex

Job description


Tired of feeling unsupported in your care job?

As a Care Assistant in Chard, Crewkerne, Ilminster and the surrounds you’ll love the fast-pace and variety that comes with supporting the day-to-day lives of our service users. This role provides you with a unique chance to really grow in your career, take on new responsibilities and enjoy the new relationships that you build each day.

In this role, you'll join a small health and social care team working in the homes of our service users to assist with personal care tasks, medication support, clinical needs, posture care, feeding and PEG care, social activities and any additional services needed.

In return, you will receive

  • A competitive pay package of up to £13.77 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 NHS registered GPs and mental health support with virtual appointments
  • Free DBS and uniform

Flexi Pay!

Flexi Pay allows you to instantly access up to 50% of the value of your completed shift when you submit your timesheets via our app, HealthForceGo. Weekends and bank holidays are included!

Role requirements

To apply for this rewarding role, you will need to have a minimum of 3 months of prior experience in a professional care setting or caring for a loved one. You’ll need to be an approachable and understanding people person, ready to become a key part of your service users’ support network. You may need to assist clients with 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 but not required. The right to work in the UK is 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.

Apply now and start within a week!