Support Worker - Personal Home Carer

Posted 28 December 2021
SalaryUp to £14.65 per hour
LocationTavistock
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSupport Worker Jobs
ReferenceSODCC-CA-Tavis-JAN22
ContactSouth Devon Complex South Devon Complex

Job description

Newcross Healthcare has a great opportunity for you!

At Newcross Healthcare, we believe that everyone has the right to the highest quality of care in the home, when they need it. We’re seeking a Support Worker to deliver personalised care in the home in the Tavistock area. In this role, you'll join health and social care professionals working in the homes of our service users with autism, learning difficulties and cerebral palsy. Your day-to-day role will include assisting with complex healthcare tasks, personal care, medication administration, trips into the community, social activities and any additional services required.

This role includes day and night shifts.

Experience in medication administration and caring for people with autism is desirable.

About you

You’ll have a minimum of 3 months experience of caring professionally or for a loved one, a valid certificate in Moving and Handling 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. Access to your own vehicle 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.

You can enjoy

  • Salary of up to £14.65 per hour, including holiday pay
  • The ability to choose when you get paid with our instant Flexi Pay service
  • Fixed hours, determined by a rota so that you can see your free time ahead
  • ccess to 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!

Flexi Pay puts you in control of when you get paid! Simply submit your timesheets via our app, HealthForceGo, and you can instantly withdraw up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts. Weekends and bank holidays are included.

Apply now and be on shift within a week!