Care Assistant - Children

Locations
Leominster, Herefordshire
Branch name
Herefordshire Wales
Contract
Permanent
Status
Full Time
Salary
Up to £16.79 per hour
Advert ID
335441
Looking for a Care Assistant role that can work around your busy family life, or other commitments? At Newcross Healthcare, we offer shifts that fit around your lifestyle, all organised through our handy app, HealthForceGo. You can pick up shifts to suit you when you're on the go, with a guaranteed number of hours each week, and no zero-hour contracts.

As a Care Assistant in Leominster and the surrounds, you'll love the fast-pace and variety that comes with supporting the day-to-day lives of residents in a range of establishments in your area. This role provides you with a unique chance to really grow in your career, take on new responsibilities and enjoy the new relationships that you build each day. Working for Newcross is an opportunity to become part of a supportive community, supported by like minded individuals.

You'll be supporting children with a range of daily living activities including personal care, meal preparation, feeding and PEG care, medication administration, clinical needs, social activities and any other services required. You'll work as part of a small team of health and social care workers in the homes of our clients.

Flexi Pay - Our HealthForceGo® app feature Flexi Pay, gives healthcare staff the ability to instantly withdraw up to 50% of the value of your existing shifts even on weekends and bank holidays!

About you

You'll already have a minimum of 3 months experience under your belt and hold a valid Moving and Handling certificate. We do also accept candidates with experience of caring for a loved one. The right to work in the UK is a must. As well as excellence in care, we also need you to demonstrate our core values of positivity, trustworthiness, respectfulness, understanding, kindness, and calmness on every shift.

For this position, you'll need to have a driving licence due to the rural locations of our service users and the need to transport them.

What you will get in return

  • An hourly rate of up to £16.79, including holiday pay
  • Get paid as soon as you finish a shift with instant Flexi Pay
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • Free, ongoing clinical training
  • Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support with virtual appointments

Apply now and you can get started within a week!

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