Senior Care Assistant

Locations
Peterhead, Aberdeenshire
Branch name
Aberdeen
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £18.78 per hour
Newcross Healthcare is seeking Senior Care Assistants to care for our service users living in Peterhead and the surrounding areas. Benefit from flexible hours, a free PVG check, free uniform, free specialised training programs and earn up to £18.78 per hour.

Caring makes a difference!

Newcross Healthcare is seeking dedicated Senior Care Assistants to care for our service users in a variety of exceptional nursing, residential and specialist care homes across Peterhead and the surrounding areas.

What is Flexi Pay?

Flexi Pay gives you the chance to withdraw up to 50% of the value of your shift within the same day! (Includes weekends and bank holidays)

Our role

As a Senior Care Assistant, you will work with our service users ensuring that they receive high-quality care and support at all times in line with their personal care plans. You will assist them with personal care, clinical requirements, social integration activities and any additional services required.

For this role, you will also need to have a deeper understanding and knowledge of the caring role thereby enabling you to effectively lead a team of carers.

Aberdeen branch

You will join our Aberdeen team which is located in Scotland's third largest city, Newcross Healthcare's Aberdeen team is based in Union Street just up the road from Aberdeen train station.

Choose us!

  • Flexible hours with weekday, night and weekend shifts available
  • Perks at Work discount scheme available with 30,000 discounts available
  • Free dedicated training programs earned through credits as you work

Role 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
  • NVQ3 or equivalent in Health and Social Care
  • Have access to a smartphone, with internet access to manage your rotas
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not mandatory

Perks include

  • Salary of up to £18.78/hr including holiday pay
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Free criminal record check (PVG) and uniform
  • Flexi Pay app feature
  • Perks at Work scheme
  • Healthcare & mental health support package includes a Virtual GP for convenient consultations, advice and prescriptions - all using your mobile device*
  • Permanent contract with weekly pay
  • 24-hour clinical support through a dedicated central team and clinical governance
  • Ongoing free training programs earned through credits as you work

*Provided in collaboration with a Medicash healthcare plan. Eligible after working 180 hours or the successful completion of a 6 month probationary period.

Local team

You will join our Aberdeen team which is located in Scotland's third largest city, Newcross Healthcare's Aberdeen team is based in Union Street just up the road from Aberdeen train station.

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

If for any reason you cannot apply online, please call 0800 252 881. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities for all.