Care Assistant

Locations
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Branch name
Nottingham
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £12.47 per hour
Newcross Healthcare is seeking compassionate Care Assistants to provide care to our service users in Mansfield, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Ollerton, Underwood and the surrounding areas. Take advantage of a free DBS check, a free uniform, pay rates up to £12.47 per hour and free training programs.

Join us today and make a difference!

Newcross Healthcare is seeking dedicated Care Assistants to care and support our service users living across Mansfield, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Ollerton, Underwood and surrounding areas.

What will I do?

As a Care Assistant, you will ensure that our service users receive high-quality care and support at all times in line with their personal care plans. You will assist with personal care, clinical needs, social activities and any additional services needed.

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!

With us, you have the opportunity to access up to 50% of the value of your shift within the same day by simply submitting your timesheets before 5pm. (Includes weekends and bank holidays)

What will I benefit from?

  • Salary of up to £12.47/hr including holiday pay
  • Permanent contract with weekly pay and flexible hours
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Flexible full time and part time hours across weekdays, nights and weekends
  • Free ongoing training and development available through credits earned as you work
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • 24-hour support through dedicated central team and clinical governance made up of lead nurses
  • Online Intranet and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips
  • Support from a clinical supporting team, line manager, in house office support and a designated field team leader

Develop your skill set!

Working with Newcross gives you access to over 200 training courses designed to broaden your skill set and earned through credits as you work. The topics covered range from Basic Life Support to Medication Administration and many more.

We also have additional opportunities available for staff to study towards a variety of National vocational qualifications (NVQ/SVQ).

Your local branch

You will find the Nottingham team located in the city of Nottingham, home to the legend of Robin Hood. We are based at 2 King Street, just a short walk from Nottingham train station.

What do we require?

  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months' previous paid experience working in a care environment in the UK within the last 3 years
  • Referee contact details for your current place of work, including a manager who can comment on your clinical ability, and for all employments in the past 18 months or your 3 most recent jobs
  • A certificate confirming your participation in a practical moving and handling course in the last 12 months or are willing to book on to a Newcross course
  • You will need access to a smartphone, iPhone (5s or later), iPad or iPod touch compatible with IOS 8.0 (or later) or Android device with a 4.3 operating system (or later), with internet access to submit your timesheets via our mobile app
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable

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.

Submit your application today 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.