Support Worker

Posted 13 January 2022
SalaryUp to £14.61 per hour
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSupport Worker Jobs
ContactEast Midlands Complex

Job description

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

Join our dedicated team of health and social care professionals as a Support Worker in Leicester and the surrounding area. In this varied role, you will be caring for individuals with complex healthcare needs within their own homes. Your various responsibilities will include, though aren't limited to, assisting with a range of day-to-day living tasks, helping out with personal care, eating and providing wider emotional and social support.

If you’d like to take your existing clinical skills and experience to the next level, delivering care in the home, then Newcross is the place for you.

What you'll get in return

  • A competitive pay package of up to £14.61 per hour, including holiday pay
  • The ability to get paid instantly
  • Free uniform and DBS check 
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • 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 appointments with NHS-registered GPs through a Virtual GP app
  • Face to face and telephone counselling to help you when life gets tough

Enjoy Flexi Pay!

The Flexi Pay feature on our bespoke app, HealthForceGo, gives you the option to receive an instant advance of up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts on the same day! It even includes weekends and bank holidays.

About you

You’ll be a passionate Support Worker, with at least 3 months of experience caring professionally or for a loved one under your belt. You’ll be comfortable assisting clients with limited mobility and will hold a valid Moving and Handling certificate. You’ll be fuelled by your desire to make a real difference in the lives of people in need. The right to work in the UK is required.

Prior experience of caring for individuals in 1:1 provisions, domiciliary care and home care is essential.

A valid drivers licence is required.

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.

 Apply now and you can start within a week!