Care Assistant - Brain Injury

Locations
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Branch name
Gloucester
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £14.24 per hour
Newcross Healthcare is seeking Care Assistants to care for our service users living with complex care needs living in their own homes in Gloucester, Cheltenham, Cirencester, Stroud and the surrounding areas. Benefit from set rotas, a free DBS check, free uniform, free training programs and pay rates up to £15.96 per hour.

Help us change someone's life!

Newcross Healthcare is seeking dedicated Care Assistants to care for our service users living with complex care needs in their own homes within Gloucester, Cheltenham, Cirencester, Stroud and the surrounding areas.

You will need to have previous experience of caring for adults with brain injuries for this position.

The caring role

As a Care Assistant, you will be caring for service users with a variety of complex care requirements. You will support them with personal care, daily living tasks, meal preparation, feeding and PEG care, medication support, integration within their local community and any additional services required.

You will be providing personal care within 48 hour shifts and two night sleeping.

Flexi Pay app feature!

Through our HealthForceGo® app, healthcare staff have the opportunity to withdraw up to 50% of the value of their existing shifts by simply submitting their timesheets before 5pm! (Includes weekends and bank holidays)

Perks will include

  • Salary of up to £14.24/hr including holiday pay
  • Permanent contract with set rotas
  • Minimum hours guarantee
  • Free client specific training
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Flexi Pay - 50% of the value of your shift available
  • Perks at Work - 30,000 discounts
  • 24-hour clinical support through a dedicated central team and clinical governance
  • Free specialised training programs earned through credits as you work

Working with us!

  • Organised rotas set up to 4 weeks in advance to suit you
  • Minimum hours guarantee of 20 hours of work per week
  • Free specialised training programs earned through credits as you work

Interview via video call! Talk to us from the comfort of your own home without having to travel to an interview!

Role specification

  • 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 smartphone, with internet access to manage your rotas
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not mandatory

If you have a NVQ2 in Health and Social Care or currently work in a care assistant job you could be fast tracked through our recruitment process.

Your local team

Our Gloucester branch is located at Eastgate House in Gloucester City Centre. We provide first class care to service users across the Gloucestershire County, including Cheltenham, Stroud, Cirencester and Tewkesbury.

Next steps

Submit your application today and a friendly member of our recruitment team will be in touch

Apply now!

If for any reason you cannot apply online, please call 0800 252 881. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities for all.