Care Assistant - Children

Locations
Worcester, Worcestershire
Branch name
Worcester
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £15.96 per hour
Newcross Healthcare is seeking Care Assistants to assist children living with complex care needs in their own homes within Worcester, Kidderminster and the surrounding areas. Benefit from organised rotas, free DBS check, a free uniform, pay rates up to £15.96 per hour and free training programs.

We can make a difference with you!

Newcross Healthcare is seeking professional Care Assistants to care for children living with complex care needs within their own homes in Worcester, Kidderminster and the surrounding areas.

This role requires applicants to work night shifts.

Care role

As a Care Assistant, you will assist children with various complex care needs and requirements. You will support them with posture care, personal care, feeding and PEG care, medication support, clinical needs, social integration activities and any additional services required.

It is essential that you have prior experience of caring for children with complex care needs including PEG.

Why us?

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

The requirements

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

If you have a NVQ2 / SVQ2 in Health and Social Care or working in a supporting role you could be fast tracked through our recruitment process.

Flexi Pay!

Flexi Pay is a HealthForceGo® app feature that enables healthcare staff to instantly withdraw up to 50% of your pay within the same day (Includes weekends and bank holidays)

Worcester team!

Worcester branch is located at 9-10 The Tything in Worcester city centre. Just up the road from Worcester Foregate Street train station, and along the A38, we are easily accessible via most modes of transport.

Benefit from

  • Salary of up to £15.96/hr including holiday pay
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients

  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Organised rotas set up to 4 weeks in advance
  • Minimum hours guarantee of 20 hours of work per week
  • Access our exclusive training programs, broadening your clinical knowledge
  • 24-hour clinical support through a dedicated central team and clinical governance
  • 30,000 discounts available through our 'Perks at Work' scheme
  • Avoid NHS wait times. Our healthcare & mental health support package includes a Virtual GP for convenient consultations, advice and prescriptions - all using your mobile device*

*Provided in collaboration with a Medicash healthcare plan. Eligible after working 180 hours or the successful completion of a 6 month probationary period.

Next steps

Apply today and a member of our recruitment team will be in touch.

Join us now!

If you cannot apply online, please call 0800 252 881. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way.