Care Assistant - Personal Home Carer
Change lives with us!
At Newcross Healthcare, we believe that everyone has the right to the highest quality of care in the home, when they need it. We're looking for those special people with experience of care work, either on a professional or personal level, who are passionate about helping individuals live their lives to the fullest.
We're seeking Care Assistants to deliver personalised care in the home in the Whitchurch area. You'll be aiding a profoundly disabled teenage boy with quadriplegic cerebral palsy and genialised epilepsy as part of a 2:1 package of care.
Shifts for this position are from 13:30 to 17:30 from Sunday to Thursday.
You'll be an empathetic and compassionate caregiver, with at least 3 months experience of caring professionally or for a loved one. You'll have the right to work in the UK and a smartphone to pick up shifts and submit timesheets via our bespoke app, HealthForceGo. 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.
It is essential that you have prior experience of caring for service users with BLS, medication administration, de-escalation and epilepsy although training will be provided.
You'll need to be a driver.
What you'll gain
- An hourly rate of up to £15.28, 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
- Free DBS and uniform
- Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support with virtual appointments
Our innovative app feature Flexi Pay enables you to instantly withdraw up to 50% of the value of your existing shifts even on weekends and bank holidays!