Care Assistant - Personal Home Carer - Children's
Become an invaluable companion to people in need. Join Newcross.
At Newcross Healthcare, we believe that everyone deserves to receive the highest standard of care in their own home. We're actively seeking Care Assistants to join our team in the Bembridge area on the Isle of Wight. You'll be supporting with personal care, feeding and PEG care, posture care, clinical needs, social activities and any other services needed. This is a unique opportunity to work as part of a team of health and social care professionals on specific care packages on a regular basis. Whether you have some professional care experience, or have cared for a loved one or friend, we want to hear from you.
Shifts for this role include days and nights.
It is essential that you have prior experience of supporting service users with ventilation, PEG and tracheostomy but training will be provided by our paediatric nurse. Pevious experience of caring for children is also required.
You'll be an empathetic and compassionate caregiver, with at least 3 months experience of caring professionally or for a loved one. You'll be comfortable assisting clients with limited mobility and hold a valid Moving and Handling certificate. You'll be fuelled by your desire to make a real difference to the lives of people in need. Access to your own vehicle is desirable but not required.
With Flexi Pay, you are in control of when you get paid! All you need to do is submit your timesheets through our app and you'll gain instant access to up to 50% of the value of your shifts even on weekends and bank holidays.
What you'll gain
- An hourly rate of up to £16.00, including holiday pay
- Get paid as soon as you finish a shift with instant Flexi Pay
- Fixed hours on a rota basis
- Free DBS and uniform
- Free, ongoing clinical training
- Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support with virtual appointments