Care Assistant

Locations
Isle of Skye, Western Isles
Branch name
Highlands
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £13.19 per hour
Advert ID
339386
Newcross Healthcare are an innovative healthcare organisation, operating nationwide, to develop, support and train the best team of healthcare workers. We're looking for professional Care Assistants to join our team in the Isle of Skye and the surrounds.

Vulnerable people in your local community need you. Can you help?

As a Care Assistant in the Isle of Skye and the surrounding areas, you'll be an expert caregiver, keen to put a smile on the faces of the people you care for on a daily basis. You'll be supporting with personal care tasks, clinical needs, meal preparation, making up beds, social activities and any other services needed. We're an inclusive employer and we have a range of shift patterns available to suit you and your lifestyle. You'll be working with a team of health and social care workers. You can work as much, or as little, as you want and still play a key role in your community.

Role specification

You'll be a real people person, able to build lasting relationships with service users, their family and your healthcare team. You'll need a minimum of 3 months of paid caregiving experience over the past 3 years in the UK and be armed with evidence of situations in which you've displayed our company values of trust, empathy and expertise. You'll also need past experience of moving and handling and personal care. The right to work in the UK is also a requirement. You will also need to be SSSC registered or commit to registering before joining the team.

What is Flexi Pay?

This innovative app feature puts you in control of when you get paid! Simply submit your timesheets through our app and you'll gain instant access to up to 50% of the value of your shifts even on weekends and bank holidays.

The perks

  • An hourly rate of up to £13.19, including holiday pay
  • Choose when you get paid with Flexi Pay
  • Flexible shift patterns to work around you, including part-time or full-time hours, night and day shifts
  • Ongoing training opportunities to forge your own career path
  • Unlimited access to NHS-registered GPs via the Virtual GP app and mental health support when you need it
  • Free PVG and uniform

Apply now and you can start within a week!

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