Female Care Assistant - Personal Home Care

Posted 29 December 2021
SalaryUp to £19.44 per hour
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCare Assistant Jobs
ContactWales Complex Wales Complex

Job description

Are you looking for the next step up in your healthcare career? As a Care Assistant you can help change the life of a young girl!

Newcross Healthcare are currently recruiting a Female Care Assistant to join our dedicated health and social care team in Haverfordwest.

In this role, you'll be providing quality care within the home of an 11yr old girl with Cerebral Palsy. Our service user currently attends social activities such as skiing and surfability. It'll be your responsibility to encourage and enable her to attend therapies, community social and leisure facilities, as well as promoting her independence and choice. You will receive a full induction and training as part of this role.

During term time, hours will include evenings, nights and weekends. Weekday hours are also included during the school holidays.

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To join us as a Care Assistant for complex care, you'll need to be a confident and reliable individual, with great communication skills, enthusiasm and the ability to always reach the best possible outcome for those in your care.

You'll need to have at least 3 months of professional caregiving experience or have cared for a loved one. The right to work in the UK is essential and you will need a valid certificate in moving and handling.

Applicants will need a valid drivers licence and access to a car covered by business insurance to take the client to activities and therapy appointments.

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 £19.44, including holiday pay
  • Get paid instantly with Flexi Pay
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • Access to Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • Free DBS and uniform
  • Access to virtual appointments with NHS registered GPs and mental health support
  • Face to face and telephone counselling to help you when life gets tough

Flexi Pay!

Flexi Pay gives you the option to instantly access up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts - even on weekends and bank holidays! Available through our handy app, HealthForceGo.

Apply now and you can start within a week!