Care Assistant

Locations
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Branch name
Swindon
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £13.63 per hour
Newcross Healthcare is seeking dedicated Care Assistants to care for our service users living in Abingdon and the surrounding areas. Take advantage of a free DBS check, a free uniform, pay rates up to £13.63 per hour and free ongoing training programs.

We want carers like you to join us!

We are looking for experienced Care Assistants to care for our service users living in Abingdon and the surrounding areas.

Position

As a Care Assistant, you will be responsible for providing service users with high-quality care and support in line with their personal care plans. You will assist with personal care, clinical requirements, social integration activities and any additional services required.

If you have a NVQ2 / SVQ2 in Health and Social Care or currently work in a care assistant job you could be fast tracked through our recruitment process.

Flexi Pay!

Our Flexi Pay app feature allows over 7500 healthcare staff to withdraw up to 50% of the value of their shifts within the same day. (Includes weekends and bank holidays)

Why choose Newcross?

  • Flexible hours with weekday, weekend and night shifts available
  • Perks at Work - 30,000 discounts with high street retailers
  • Free specialised training programs earned through credits as you work

Local Swindon team

Opened in April 2014, our Swindon branch has boosted local opportunities for healthcare professionals across the Wiltshire and Oxfordshire areas, as well as providing hospitals, care homes and nursing establishments' access to exceptional staff that really care about what they do.

You'll find us at Holbrook House, a short distance from Swindon train station and within the town centre.

Minimum 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

Benefits

  • Salary of up to £13.63/hr including holiday pay
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Access our exclusive training, broadening your clinical knowledge
  • 24-hour clinical support through a dedicated central team

We've recently introduced video interviewing, as applicants are finding it more relaxing and more enjoyable. Rather than having to travel to an interview, you can talk to us from the comfort of your own home.

Apply now and a member of our recruitment team will be in touch!

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.