Care Assistant - Children

Locations
Redditch, Worcestershire
Branch name
Worcester
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £15.96 per hour
Newcross Healthcare is seeking compassionate Care Assistants to care for children living with complex care needs in their own homes within Redditch, Bromsgrove, Stratford-upon-Avon and the surrounding areas. Take advantage of set organised rotas, free DBS check, a free uniform, pay rates up to £15.96 per hour and free specialised training programs.

We want carers like you to help us make a change!

Newcross Healthcare is seeking professional Care Assistants to care for children living with complex care needs in their own homes in Redditch, Bromsgrove, Stratford-upon-Avon and the surrounding areas.

You will need to be able to work night shifts for this position.

What will I do?

As a Care Assistant, you will provide care and support to children living with complex care needs in their own homes. You will provide assistance with personal care care, feeding and PEG care, medication support, meal preparation, social integration activities and any other services required.

You will have previous experience for providing care to children with complex care needs including PEG.

Flexi Pay!

Our HealthForceGo® app enables healthcare staff to withdraw up to 50% of the value of their shift within the same day! (Includes weekends and bank holidays)

Worcester branch

Worcester branch is located at 9-10 The Tything in Worcester city centre. Just up the road from Worcester Foregate Street train station, and along the A38, we are easily accessible via most modes of transport.

Why us?

Newcross Healthcare allows our staff to access organised set rotas up to 4 weeks in advance to suit your needs, a minimum hours guarantee of 20 hours of work per week to give you the security of a steady income and free training programs earned through credits as you work.

What will I benefit from?

  • Salary of up to £15.96/hr including holiday pay
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients

  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Access our exclusive training programs, broadening your clinical knowledge
  • 24-hour clinical support through a dedicated central team
  • 30,000 discounts within high street retailers nationwide

If you have a NVQ2 / SVQ2 in Health and Social Care or working in a supporting role you could be fast tracked through our recruitment process.

What will I need?

  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months' previous care experience
  • Certification in a practical Moving and Handling course in the last 12 months
  • Have access to a smart device, with internet access to manage your rotas
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not mandatory

Local team

Worcester branch is located at 9-10 The Tything in Worcester city centre. Just up the road from Worcester Foregate Street train station, and along the A38, we are easily accessible via most modes of transport.

We've recently introduced video interviewing, as applicants are finding it more relaxing and more enjoyable. Rather than having to travel to an interview, you can talk to us from the comfort of your own home.

Submit your application and a member of our team will be in touch!

If you cannot apply online, please call 0800 252 881. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way.