Care Assistant - Children

Torquay, Devon
Branch name
South Devon
Part Time
Up to £15.63 per hour
Advert ID
Newcross Healthcare is a national, established organisation that truly believes in the importance of person-centred care. We're recruiting dedicated Care Assistants to deliver care in the home for children in Torquay, Brixham, Dawlish, and the surrounding areas. This is a unique opportunity to become part of a small team, working on a care package and building positive relationships with the service user and their family.

Are you looking for your next fulfilling role in healthcare?

At Newcross, we are searching for positive, experienced Care Assistants to join the team in Torquay, Brixham, Dawlish and the surrounding areas. You'll be the person that brings smiles to the faces of those in your care. You will be required to work day and night shifts while caring for children. You'll work as part of a small team in the homes of our clients. Your varying duties will include following care plans, assisting service users with their food and drink, clinical needs and supporting them with social activities. You will receive professional training tailored to the package of care you'll be working on.

Employee benefits

  • A competitive pay package of £15.63 per hour, including holiday pay
  • Take control of when you get paid with instant Flexi Pay
  • Fixed hours on a rota basis
  • Free training opportunities
  • Access to virtual appointments with NHS registered GPs and mental health support
  • Face to face and telephone counselling to help you when life gets tough

Flexi Pay!

Get instant access to up to 50% of the value of existing shifts after completing them. Simply submit your timesheets on our handy app, HealthForceGo, to receive this exclusive benefit (even on weekends and bank holidays).

What we're looking for

To apply for this rewarding role, you will need a minimum of 3 months of experience in a professional care setting or caring for a loved one. You'll need to be an approachable and understanding person, ready to become a key part of your service users' support network. You will also need a valid certificate in Moving and Handling. Access to your own vehicle is desirable. The right to work in the UK is essential.

Apply now and join the team within a week!

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