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 Yeovil area. This Community Care Worker role pays an hourly rate of up to £11.68 per hour, including holiday pay. As a Community Carer, you will benefit from fixed hours with regular clients and access to same day pay!
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
As part of this role, you will be assisting a service user who has quadriplegic cerebral palsy and is non verbal but instead uses eye contact and noises to communicate. This is a great opportunity to build a lasting connection with our service user, as you care for them within their home. You will need to be a patient and reliable carer who can build trust with our service user and encourage them to socialise. They enjoy activities such as messy play and cooking, so it will be your responsibility to assist and encourage them during these activities.
The service user is wheelchair bound and requires slings and hoisting equipment to move them. Additional tasks will include assisting with personal care, moving and handling and following care plans.
Shifts: weekdays (11:00-16:00).
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!