Care Assistant - Personal Home carer
Do you want to make a difference to someone's life?
As a Care Assistant in the Southport area, you'll work as part of a close-knit, collaborative team, delivering care in the home to a young boy living with complex healthcare needs. Your support and dedication will allow this young service user to make the most of every day. Your various responsibilities will include aiding with personal care tasks, meal preparation and daily activities such as socialising.
Morning and afternoon shift patterns are available for this role during term times, however, additional flexibility is required during the school holidays.
Why join Newcross?
- An hourly rate of up to £17.63, including holiday pay
- Get paid instantly with Flexi Pay
- Fixed hours on a rota basis
- Free training opportunities
- Free DBS and uniform
- Access to virtual appointments with NHS registered GPs and mental health support
- Face to face and telephone counselling to help you when life gets tough
With Flexi Pay, you can get an instant advance of up to 50% of the value of your completed shifts if and when you need it (even on weekends and bank holidays). All managed through our handy app, HealthForceGo.
To apply for this rewarding role, you will need to have a minimum of 3 months of prior experience in a professional care setting or caring for a loved one. This will ensure you have an emotional and clinical understanding of what it takes to deliver home care.
You'll need to be an approachable and understanding people person, ready to become a key part of your service user's support network. You may need to assist clients with limited mobility, however, if you do not have a valid Moving and Handling certificate, we can provide relevant training modules for you to complete in the induction process. The right to work in the UK is essential.
This role requires you to have a driving license.