Care Assistant - Personal Home Carer - Children's

Posted 20 December 2021
SalaryUp to £16.24 per hour
LocationIsle of Wight
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceIOWCC-PCA-ISLE-DEC21
ContactIOW Complex Care

Job description

Are you a compassionate individual looking for your next role in healthcare?

At Newcross Healthcare, we believe that everyone has the right to the highest quality of care in the home, when they need it. We’re seeking a Care Assistant to deliver personalised care in the home in Ryde, Freshwater, Sandown, Newport, Cowes and the surrounding areas. In this role, you will be providing quality care in the homes of children living with complex healthcare needs. You will join a supportive health and social care team to assist with personal care tasks, clinical requirements, medication support, PEG care, posture care, social activities, and any additional tasks required.

Care Assistant 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. This will ensure you have an emotional and clinical understanding of what it takes to deliver home care. 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, and 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.

Benefit from

  • An hourly rate of up to £16.24, 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
  • An immersive learning experience through Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • Access to virtual appointments with NHS registered GPs and mental health support

Flexi Pay!

With Flexi Pay, healthcare staff have the option to immediately access up to 50% of the value of their completed shifts (includes weekends and bank holidays) This exclusive perk is available through our handy app, HealthForceGo!

Apply today and start within a week!