Support Worker - Children

Posted 24 November 2021
SalaryUp to £17.67 per hour
LocationGloucester
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSupport Worker Jobs
ReferenceGLOCC-SW-Glou-NOV21
ContactGlos Wors Wilts Complex

Job description

At Newcross, we believe everyone deserves the right to receive care in their own home. Do you?

As a Support Worker in the Abbeymead area of Gloucester, you’ll be providing support and assistance to a young child living with epilepsy. You'll be helping them live their life and make the most of each day, within their own home. You'll join a supportive health and social care team to assist with day-to-day living tasks such as personal care, getting them ready for school and making them breakfast and tea.

This role involves four-hour shift patterns (morning and afternoon): Monday to Friday from 6am to 10am and from then from 17:00pm to 21:00pm.

We also ask for...

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 to be happy assisting clients who may have limited mobility, however, if you do not have a valid Moving and Handling certificate, we can provide relevant training modules for you to complete in the induction process. Access to your own vehicle is desirable. The right to work in the UK 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.

Make the most of

  • An hourly rate of up to £17.67, including holiday pay
  • Get paid as soon as you finish a shift with instant Flexi Pay
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • An immersive learning experience through Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support with virtual appointments
  • Free DBS and uniform

Flexi Pay!

With Flexi Pay, you are in control of when you get paid! 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! This exclusive perk is available through our app, HealthForceGo.

Apply now and you can be on shift within a week!