Care Assistant - Personal Home carer Children

Locations
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Branch name
Shropshire Homecare
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £17.63 per hour
Newcross Healthcare is a national, established organisation that truly believes in the importance of person-centred care. We're recruiting for dedicated Care Assistants to deliver care in the home for children living in Shrewsbury, Whitchurch and the surrounds. This is a unique opportunity to become part of a small team, working on a package of care and building positive relationships with the service user and their family.

Are you a carer looking to make a difference?

As a Care Assistant in Shrewsbury, Whitchurch and the surrounds, you'll play a vital role in safeguarding and supporting the vulnerable people in your local community during these unprecedented times. You'll be assisting children with a range of daily living activities in their own homes.

Complex care roles with Newcross provide you with a unique chance to take on new responsibilities and receive specialist clinical training areas such as PEG feeding and tracheostomy care. You'll also get access to free virtual training opportunities and apprenticeships to take your career in whichever direction you want to go.

Exclusive advantages

  • Salary of up to £17.63, including holiday pay
  • Instant pay with Flexi Pay, which means you'll never need to wait for payday again
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis so you can plan ahead
  • Free, ongoing clinical training to support you in your career
  • Care for the caregiver with exclusive access to appointments and advice from NHS-registered GPs via a Virtual GP app and mental health support

What is Flexi Pay?

Our HealthForceGo® feature Flexi Pay gives you the opportunity to gain instant access to up to 50% of the value of your existing shifts even on weekends and bank holidays!

What you'll need

With at least 3 months of professional experience, or experience of caring for a loved one, you'll be well-placed to apply. You'll need a valid Moving and Handling certificate and feel comfortable helping service users with limited mobility. The right to work in the UK is a requirement. In addition to your caregiving experience, you should be able to demonstrate occasions where you have exhibited our core values of positivity, trustworthiness, respectfulness, understanding, kindness, and calmness. We'll expect you to uphold these values when on shift. Access to your own vehicle would be beneficial, but is not a requirement.

Apply now and you can start within a week!

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