Do you have experience caring for individuals with complex healthcare needs?
At Newcross Healthcare, we're currently looking for a Student Nurse to join our friendly health and social care team as a Care Assistant in Aberdeen, Stonehaven and the surrounding areas. In this role, you'll be working in the homes of our service users to assist them with personal care tasks, medication support, clinical needs, feeding and PEG care, posture care, meal preparation, social activities and any additional services needed.
Previous experience of assisting service users with learning disabilities and challenging behaviours and within palliative care and children's services is required.
You will need
We require all complex care workers to have around 3 months of experience in a professional care setting or caring for a loved one. You’ll need to be a real people person and always be willing to go the extra mile to ensure the best possible outcomes are met. You’ll need a valid Moving and Handling certificate and the right to work in the UK. As a Student Nurse, you'll have completed at least one nurse placement and will need 2 references: one from your university and one from your placement. You must be willing to be SSSC registered. Access to your own vehicle is desirable but not 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.
Perks of the role
- An hourly rate of up to £15.24, including holiday pay
- Get paid as soon as you finish a shift with instant Flexi Pay
- Fixed hours on a rota basis so you can plan ahead
- Access to Newcross World, a new world of learning, to manage skills, learn new ones and unlock new opportunities in the care sector
- Access to virtual appointments with NHS registered GPs and mental health support
- Free DBS and uniform
With the Flexi Pay feature on our app, HealthForceGo, you can immediately withdraw up to 50% of the value of your completed shift. This exciting perk is even available on weekends and bank holidays!
Apply today and start within a week!