Support Worker - Children

Posted 24 November 2021
SalaryUp to £14.23 per hour
LocationGalashiels
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSupport Worker Jobs
ReferenceEDI-SW1-Galas-NOV21
ContactEdinburgh Edinburgh

Job description

Support Worker - Children 

Newcross Healthcare is a well-established, nationwide healthcare provider looking to hire a Support Worker - Children to help deliver exceptional care and support to service users in Galashiels, Galashiels, Peebles, Melrose and the surroundings and the surrounding areas. This role offers up to£14.23 per hour and includes holiday pay. 

Support Worker requirements 

  • 3-months UK care experience from within the past 3-years 
  • Moving and handling and personal care experience 
  • Brilliant people skills, reliable and empathetic 
  • The right to work in the UK 
  • Access to a vehicle would be desirable but is not required 
  • You will be willing to be SSSC registered when you join our team. 
  • In this role, you'll be caring for children. 

Why join Newcross? 

  • HealthForceGo: choose from a range of flexible shift patterns through our convenient employee app, includes full-time, part-time, day and night shifts 
  •  Flexi Pay: Gain instant access toup to 50% of the value of your completed shifts even on weekends and bank holidays 
  • Introduce a Friend: Receive up to £500 when you introduce a friend or family member 
  • Competitive hourly rates with no zero-hour contracts 
  • Surge Pay: boost your earnings with up to a 30% pay increase for working last-minute weekend shifts 
  • Newcross World: our app-based learning platform for carers and nurses with over 400 free clinical courses 
  • Perks at Work: over 30,000 deals and discounts for your favourite brands across 20 categories including, groceries, fashion, electronics and more 
  • Free welcome box and Newcross Healthcare uniform when you join 
  • Generous bonuses if you refer other nurses and carers to Newcross Healthcare 
  • MyHealthPlan: healthcare and mental health support with access to in-app virtual appointments through NHS-registered GPs 

Do you have the skills? Do you like the perks? Well, then this is the role for you! As a Support Worker - Children, you can join us on our mission to provide the highest standard of care to sick and vulnerable people. 

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!