Care Assistant - Personal Home carer
At Newcross, we offer you the chance to change lives in your community
As a Care Assistant in Taunton and the surrounds, you'll be the person that brings smiles to the faces of the people in our care. This role is a chance to make a real difference to people's lives - without your support, they may live a life constrained to specialist units or hospitals.
Your duties will include aiding with personal care tasks, posture care, meal preparation, feeding and PEG care, clinical needs, medication support, social activities and any other services needed. You'll work as part of a small team of health and social care workers in the homes of our clients.
- An hourly rate of up to £13.77, including holiday pay
- A facility to instantly withdraw your pay
- Free ongoing learning and development to take your career where you go
- Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support to avoid waiting for NHS appointments
- Free DBS and uniform
- Fixed hours on a rota basis
Do you want to be in control of when you get paid? With Flexi Pay, our healthcare staff have the opportunity to instantly withdraw up to 50% of the value of their shifts even on weekends and bank holidays. All they need to do is submit their timesheets through our app.
This role requires
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.