Support Worker Personal Home Carer

Posted 26 December 2021
SalaryUp to £15.24 per hour
LocationInverness
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSupport Worker Jobs
ReferenceSCTCC-SW-Inv-JAN22
ContactScotland Complex Scotland Complex

Job description

Newcross Healthcare has a great opportunity for you!

We’re recruiting for a Support Worker to join our team in Inverness, Huntly and the surrounding areas, delivering quality care in the home. This role involves working as part of a small team of health and social care professionals to support service users with day-to-day activities, in line with their individual care plans. Specialist training will be given, tailored to the packages of care you work on.

Previous experience in assisting with challenging behaviours, learning disabilities and working in children's services and palliative care is essential.

Do you have what we're looking 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 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. The right to work in the UK is required. You must be willing to be SSSC registered.

Applicants are required to hold a valid driving license for this position.

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.

Perks of the job

  • An hourly rate of up to £15.24 per hour, including holiday pay
  • Get paid instantly with Flexi Pay
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • An immersive learning experience through Newcross World, our app-based training platform
  • Access to virtual appointments with NHS registered GPs and mental health support
  • Face to face and telephone counselling to help you when life gets tough
  • Free DBS and uniform

What is Flexi Pay?

Take control over when you get paid with Flexi Pay! Simply submit your timesheets via our bespoke app, HealthForceGo, and you can instantly access up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts. This exclusive benefits is even available on weekends and bank holidays.

Apply today and you can start within a week!