Support Worker - Personal Home Carer

Posted 24 December 2021
SalaryUp to £17.67 per hour
LocationNewcastle upon Tyne
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSupport Worker Jobs
ReferenceCHECC-SW-Newc-DEC21
ContactNorth West Yorkshire Complex

Job description

At Newcross Healthcare, we believe everyone deserves the right to receive care in their own home. Help make a difference as a Support Worker!

As a Support Worker in Newcastle upon Tyne, Durham and the surroundings, you’ll work as part of a collaborative health and social care team to provide personalised care to service users living with various complex healthcare needs. You will work in the homes of our service users to follow their unique care plans and assist with a range of day-to-day living activities, with a mindful approach to protecting their dignity and promoting their independence.

 

Complex care roles with Newcross provide you with a unique chance to take on new responsibilities and receive specialist clinical training in areas such as PEG feeding and tracheostomy care.

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You’ll be an empathetic and compassionate Support Worker, with at least 3 months experience of caring professionally or for a loved one. You’ll be comfortable assisting clients with limited mobility and hold a valid Moving and Handling certificate. You’ll be fuelled by your desire to make a real difference to the lives of people in need. Access to your own vehicle is desirable but not required. The right to work in the UK is 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.

Employee perks

  • A competitive pay package of up to £17.67 per hour, including holiday pay
  • Take control of when you get paid 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 to avoid waiting for NHS appointments
  • Free DBS and uniform

Flexi Pay!

With the Flexi Pay feature on our app, HealthForceGo, you have the option to instantly access up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts! Weekends and bank holidays are included.

Apply now and you can start within a week!