Care Assistant - End of life

Locations
Wells, Somerset
Branch name
Bristol
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £12.46 per hour
Newcross Healthcare are on the look-out for experienced and committed Care Assistants to give end of life care to service users living in Wells, Frome, Shepton Mallet and the surrounding local areas. We can offer same day pay, hundreds of training courses, and flexible working arrangements with no zero-hour contracts.

Your Bristol local branch is based in the heart of the city in Colston Tower on Colston Street just a short walk from Temple Meads train station, and is easily accessible by public transport.

Do you have a passion for person-centred care?

Newcross Healthcare is seeking professional Care Assistants to care for our service users at the end of their lives living in their own homes within Wells, Frome, Shepton Mallet and the surrounding areas.

This position has waking night shifts from 22:00 to 07:00.

About the position

Our community of Care Assistants ensure our service users receive the highest standard of care and support at all times. This role involves working in a team to assist with personal care, clinical requirements, social integration activities and any additional services needed.

What Newcross Healthcare will offer you

  • 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*
  • Be the boss of when you get paid - instantly withdraw up to 50% of your pay
  • Flexible full and part-time hours to fit around your schedule and no zero-hour contracts. Just mark your availability in our handy app, HealthForceGo, and we'll do the rest
  • Interview from the comfort of your own home
  • Exclusive training and professional development opportunities

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

Same day pay

At Newcross, we appreciate that last minute expenses can be stressful so we have introduced the Flexi Pay app feature. With Flexi Pay you are able to withdraw up to 50% of your wage on the same day that you worked your shift. Say goodbye to waiting for pay day to come around!

What's in it for you

  • A salary of up to £12.46/hr (including holiday pay)
  • Mileage compensation to cover travel
  • Free criminal record check DBS/PVG and uniform
  • 24-hour clinical support from a dedicated team
  • Employee perks scheme, offering 30,000 discounts from leading brands
  • Free specialised training programs

Requirements

  • Right to live and work in the UK
  • Minimum of 3 months previous care experience
  • Certification in practical Moving & Handling course, completed in the last 12 months
  • The desire to work to enrich the lives of the sick or vulnerable
  • Access to a smart device with internet to manage rotas via the Health Force Go app
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not mandatory

Click 'Apply' to submit an application and a member of our friendly recruitment team will be in touch.

Join our friendly and supportive community. Apply today!

If you encounter any issues when applying 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.