Care Assistant - Personal Home Carer - Children
Do you want to make a difference in the lives of children? Join us as a Care Assistant now!
As a Care Assistant in the Cowes area of the Isle of Wight, you'll join a small health and social care team to provide high-quality care to children within their own homes. Your various responsibilities will include, though aren't limited to, assisting with personal care tasks, social activities, clinical needs, feeding and PEG care, posture care and medication support.
This position is for permanent nights on a rolling rota.
Make the most of
- An hourly rate of up to £16.15, including holiday pay
- Get paid as soon as you finish a shift with instant Flexi Pay
- Free uniform and DBS check
- Fixed hours on a rota basis
- Access to Newcross World, a new world of learning, to manage skills, learn new ones and unlock new opportunities in the care sector
- Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support with virtual appointments
Be in control of when you get paid! Flexi Pay allows you to immediately withdraw up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts, even on weekends and bank holidays! This exciting perk is available through our convenient app, HealthForceGo.
Do you have what we're looking for?
To join us as a Care Assistant, you'll need at least 3 months of professional caregiving experience of having cared for a loved one. You'll need to feel comfortable helping service users with limited mobility. If you do not have a current Moving and Handling certificate, we will support you with training during your induction period. You'll need to be a real people person with a desire to help others.
The right to work in the UK is a must-have, as is access to a smart device. Access to your own vehicle would be beneficial but is not a requirement.
Please note: To work in a care home in England from 11 November 2021, the post holder is required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 unless clinically exempt.