Support Worker - Children

Posted 24 November 2021
SalaryUp to £14.46 per hour
LocationTaunton
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSupport Worker Jobs
ReferenceTAUCC-PSW-TAUN-NOV21
ContactNorth Devon Somerset Complex

Job description

Change lives with us!

At Newcross Healthcare, we believe that everyone deserves to receive the highest standard of care in their own home. We’re actively seeking Support Workers to join our team in  Taunton, Wellington, Bridgwater and the surrounds. You'll be You'll be required to assist with some healthcare tasks, as well as personal care tasks, social activities, trips into the local community and any additional support required. This is a unique opportunity to work as part of a team of health and social care professionals on specific care packages on a regular basis. Whether you have some professional care experience, or have cared for a loved one or friend, we want to hear from you.

The benefits

  • An hourly rate of up to £14.46, including holiday pay
  • Instant pay with Flexi Pay- no more waiting for payday
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis 
  • Access to Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • Free DBS and uniform
  • Exclusive access to appointments and advice from NHS-registered GPs via a Virtual GP app and mental health support

Role specification

With at least 3 months experience of caring professionally or for a loved one under your belt and the right to live and work in the UK. We also expect you to demonstrate our core values of positivity, trustworthiness, respectfulness, understanding, kindness, and calmness on every shift. Passion and determination to bring comfort and joy to our service users is a must.  You will need a valid Moving and Handling certificate and a smartphone device.

Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not a requirement.

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.

Flexi Pay!

With Flexi Pay, our healthcare staff can gain instant access to up to 50% of the value of their exisitng shifts even on weekends and bank holidays!

Apply today and you can start within a week!