Support Worker - Personal Home Carer

Posted 24 November 2021
SalaryUp to £12.46 per hour
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSupport Worker Jobs
ContactNorth Devon Somerset Complex

Job description


Are you a compassionate individual looking for your next role in healthcare?

At Newcross Healthcare, we believe that everyone deserves to receive the highest standard of care in their own home. We’re actively seeking a Support Worker to join our team in Taunton, Bridgwater, Wellington and the surroundings. In this role, you'll join a supportive health and social care team to provide quality care in the homes of our service users. Your various responsibilities will include aiding with personal care tasks, social activities, feeding and PEG care, clinical requirements and any additional services needed. 

Days and waking night shifts are available for this position.

Additional opportunities are available to care for service users with Epilepsy, Tracheostomy and Ventilation as part of 12 hour days and waking night shifts.

Do you have the skills and experience?

To apply for this rewarding role, you will need to have a minimum of 3 months of prior experience in a professional care setting or caring for a loved one. This will ensure you have an emotional and clinical understanding of what it takes to deliver home care. You may need to assist clients with limited mobility and will need a valid Moving and Handling certificate. 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.

Perks of the job

  • An hourly rate of up to £12.46, 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

Flexi Pay!

With the Flexi Pay feature on our app, HealthForceGo, you can immediately withdraw up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts. This exclusive benefit is even available on weekends and bank holidays!

Apply now and join us within a week!