Care Assistant - Children

Locations
Glasgow
Branch name
West Scotland
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £13.60 per hour
Newcross Healthcare is seeking professional Care Assistants to care for children living with complex care needs in various care settings within Glasgow, Dumbarton and the surrounding areas of Dunbartonshire. Take advantage of our flexible shifts, free uniform, free PVG check, free ongoing training programs and earn up to £13.60/hr.

Do you want to join a team that makes a difference?

Newcross Healthcare is seeking compassionate Care Assistants to care for children living with complex care needs in care settings across Glasgow, Dumbarton and the surrounding areas of Dunbartonshire.

Roles

As a Care Assistant, you will ensure that children with complex care needs receive high-quality care and support at all times. You will be responsible for assisting with personal care, medication support, posture care, continence care, feeding and PEG care, social activities and any additional services needed to allow them to live as independently as possible.

If you have a NVQ2 / SVQ2 in Health and Social Care or currently work in a care assistant job you could be fast tracked through our recruitment process.

Work with us!

  • Flexible full time and part time hours with weekday, night and weekend shifts available
  • Perks at Work - 30,000 discounts in high street retailers nationwide
  • Training programs accessed for free through credits as you work

Flexi Pay!

We have a new and innovative HealthForceGo® app feature that allows healthcare staff to withdraw up to 50% of the value of their shifts within the same day! (Includes weekends and bank holidays)

Skills and Training!

Working with us allows you to develop your skill set with a variety of free training programs earned through credits as you work. Topics vary but include Basic Life Support, Epilepsy including Buccal Midazolam, Medication Administration, BSL or Makaton, Safeguarding Adults, Dementia Care and many more.

Benefits include

  • Salary of up to £13.60/hr including holiday pay
  • Permanent contract with weekly pay and flexible hours
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Free criminal record check (PVG) and uniform
  • Perks at Work - 30,000 discounts in high street retailers nationwide
  • Access our exclusive training, broadening your clinical knowledge
  • 24-hour clinical support through a dedicated central team and clinical governance team
  • Recommend a Friend scheme where you can earn £500 for a successful referral

Person specification

  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months' previous care experience
  • Certification in a practical Moving and Handling course in the last 12 months
  • SSSC registered or you must be able to commit to registering when you join our team
  • Have access to a smart device, with internet access to manage your rotas
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not mandatory

You will have the option to do the interview via video call! This way you can talk to us from the comfort of your own home without having to travel to an interview.

Apply now and a friendly team member of our recruitment team will be in contact!

If you cannot apply online, please call 0800 252 881. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way.