At Newcross, we offer you the chance to change lives in your community
At Newcross Healthcare, we believe that everyone deserves to receive the highest standard of care in their own home. We're currently on the lookout for a Care Assistant to join our team in Gloucester, Cheltenham, Cirencester, Gloucestershire and the surrounding areas. 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.
This role involves working night shifts to support adults and children living with various complex healthcare requirements, including MS, Epilepsy, Parkinson's, brain or spinal injuries, physical disabilities and learning disabilities. Full clinical training will be given by our full-time nurses.
Shift patterns: 12-hour shifts, including full time and part-time with consistent clients.
The ideal candidate
You'll be a passionate carer with a determination to bring comfort and joy to our service users. To join us, you'll need a minimum of 3 months of professional caregiving experience or caring for a loved one, a valid certificate in Moving and Handling, and the right to live and work in the UK. We also expect you to demonstrate our core values of positivity, trustworthiness, respectfulness, understanding, kindness, and calmness on every shift. Access to your own vehicle would be beneficial but is not a requirement.
Flexi Pay allows you to get an instant advance of up to 50% of the money earned during your existing shifts (even on weekends and bank holidays). Simply submit your timesheets via our handy app, HealthForceGo.
- An hourly rate of up to £17.67, including holiday pay
- Get paid as soon as you finish a shift with instant Flexi Pay
- Fixed hours on a rota basis
- Free, ongoing clinical training
- Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support with virtual appointments
- Free DBS and uniform