Community Care Worker

Posted 05 September 2022
SalaryUp to £18.49 per hour
LocationTaunton
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ReferenceTAUCC-CA-TAU-SEP22-3
ReferralA/52/217
ContactNorth Devon Somerset Complex

Job description

Will you be a Community Care Worker who makes a difference? Newcross give you more support and free training to make a rewarding difference to people’s lives every day. In client’s home in the Taunton area. This Community Care Worker role pays an hourly rate of up to £18.49 per hour, including holiday pay. Receive specialist clinical training and ongoing support to take your career in whichever direction you want to go.

You make a huge difference. We give you a different level of support

Our people and technology help you make a difference to people’s lives and wellbeing every day

  • Same day pay with FlexiPay: get instant access to up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts even on weekends and bank holidays
  • Wellbeing support: MyHealthPlan gives you healthcare and mental health support and access to in-app virtual appointments with NHS registered GPs
  • Excellent hourly rates: get market-leading basic rates and out of hours top-ups. We are an accredited Living Wage Employer.
  • Long-term bookings: regular hours caring for the same individuals
  • Make your working life easy and efficient: with our HealthForceGo app
  • Unlimited free training: access Newcross World, our app-based learning platform for carers and nurses with over 400 free courses
  • £500 when you introduce a Friend: receive up to £500 when you introduce a friend or family member
  • Free welcome gift box and Newcross Healthcare uniform when you join
  • Perks at Work: benefit from over 30,000 exclusive deals and discounts for your favourite brands across 20 categories including, groceries, fashion, electronics and more

Make a difference to an individual's life

In this position, you will work alongside a small health and social care team to assist with epilepsy support, moving and handling, personal care tasks, PEG care and feeding, constant monitoring and intervention. Our service user is a female who is quadriplegic and has various complex healthcare conditions. She requires support at all times and currently relies on those around her to attend to her needs.

24-hour shifts (08:00 - 08:00).

As a Community Care Worker you’ll bring

You have an ability to provide care delivered with compassion and enthusiasm, while contributing positively to an individual’s physical and emotional wellbeing. You have a skill of understanding and encouraging people to live independent lives and be part of a local community.

  • A desire to make a real difference to the lives of people in need.
  • At least 3 months experience of caring professionally or for a loved one in the UK
  • Comfortable assisting clients with limited mobility
  • A valid Moving and Handling certificate.
  • The right to work in the UK

Helping Britain get the care service it deserves

At Newcross Healthcare we celebrate the best nurses and carers – and do all we can to make your life easier and more rewarding. We provide better support and technology to make your life easier and work more efficient, supporting you to do what you do best. Newcross offer work that fits around your personal commitments and location, combined with cutting-edge learning and development. We’re here to empower the people we care for to live their best lives – to develop life skills so that they can take pride in their own achievements. Join us to make a real difference today.

Apply now and you can start within a week!