Care Assistant - meds trained

Chard, Somerset, United Kingdom
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Part Time
Up to £13.19/hr
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Newcross Healthcare are on the lookout for experienced meds trained Care Assistants to join our fast-growing team in Taunton, Chard, Illminster, Crewkerne and the surroundings. We’re a forward-thinking, independent healthcare organisation operating on a national scale. We have one mission: to deliver the highest standard of care to sick and vulnerable people.
Looking for the next best step in your healthcare career? Join us at Newcross!

As a Care Assistant in Taunton, Chard, Illminster, Crewkerne and the surrounding areas, you’ll be the main companion of the people in your care. This role is an opportunity for you to take on new challenges and develop your career. Your varying duties will include following care plans, giving clinical assistance, and getting service users involved in social activities. You will need to be medication trained for this role.

You’ll work as part of a supportive health and social care team, and benefit from ongoing opportunities for training and professional development.

Perks of the job

  • An hourly rate of up to £13.19/hr (this includes holiday pay)
  • Get paid instantly with Flexi Pay
  • Free DBS and uniform
  • Select shifts to suit your lifestyle through our app, with part-time, full-time, night and day shifts available
  • Free, ongoing clinical training, including COVID-19 specific modules
  • Access to NHS registered GPs with virtual appointments and mental health support for when times get tough

Role requirements

You’ll need to be an understanding, patient and compassionate person, with a minimum of 3 months of paid experience from within the past 3 years under your belt, and have the right to live and work in the UK.

Experience in moving and handling clients and personal care are a must.

You’ll need to have a real desire to always strive for the best possible outcome for the people you care for. You will also need a smart device with internet access to pick up shifts and submit timesheets via our app, HealthForceGo.

Access to your own vehicle is desirable but not required.

Flexi Pay!

Get instant access to up to 50% of the value of your existing shifts with Flexi Pay! Available on our exclusive app, HealthForceGo (even on weekends and bank holidays).

Apply now and start withing a week!

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