Care Assistant - meds trained

Chard, Somerset
Branch name
Part Time
Up to £14.56 per hour
Newcross are looking for meds trained care assistants to work in Taunton, Chard, Illminster, Crewkerne and the surrounding areas.

Newcross Healthcare are a supportive, forward-thinking healthcare organisation, operating nationwide, to develop the best team of healthcare workers. Pay rates of up to £14.56/hr.

Take your career in healthcare further with Newcross Healthcare!

At Newcross, we offer the most rewarding health and social care roles in the UK, and we don't just mean financial rewards. In addition to competitive rates of pay, we'll offer you the opportunity to really see the difference you make to the daily lives of the most vulnerable in your community as well as support to grow in your career.

We're looking for care assistants with meds training in Taunton, Chard, Illminster, Crewkerne and the surrounding areas. You'll be a key member of the team, working with supportive colleagues to assist our service users with personal care, clinical needs, social activities and any additional services that are required.

Keen to get to work in your community? Apply today and you could be on shift in just 48 hours. Apply today.

Minimum requirements

You will need to be trained in dispensing medication. You'll also need to be an understanding, patient and compassionate person, with a minimum of 3 months of paid care experience under your belt, and the right to live and work in the UK.

If you don't have a valid Moving and Handling certificate, don't worry. You'll be able to complete one as part of our induction process.

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.

Access instant pay

We offer Flexi Pay. Typically, most UK healthcare workers are paid weekly or monthly but with this new service, you have the option to request an advance of up to 50% of the value of your shift to be paid the instant you finishit! Digitally submit your timesheet and you are able to access Flexi Pay to withdraw your wage - no more waiting around for pay day. This feature is even available at weekends and bank holidays!

Additional benefits on offer

We like to reward our fantastic care staff for their hard work and dedication and we appreciate every member of our team. Here's what we'll offer you:

  • An hourly rate of up to £14.56/hr (this includes holiday pay)
  • No need to wait around for pay day - get paid instantly
  • A choice of shifts to suit your lifestyle through our app, with part-time, full-time, night and day shifts available
  • Free, ongoing clinical training and professional development support
  • Healthcare and mental health support and access to in-app advice and virtual appointments with NHS-registered GPs.
  • If you'd like a role that feels like more than 'just a job', then Newcross is the place for you.

Ready to get started? Apply online now and you could get to work in 48 hours.

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