Care Assistant - Learning Disabilities

Taunton, Somerset, United Kingdom
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Part Time
Up to £13.19/hr
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Newcross Healthcare are a national, established organisation that truly cares about you and your professional development. We have one mission: to deliver the highest standard of care to sick and vulnerable people. To do this, we invest in training opportunities to develop our teams of healthcare professionals.
Looking for a rewarding role in care? Join Newcross today!

As a Care Assistant in Taunton, Langport, Wellington, Ilminster, Somerton and the surrounding areas, you’ll be the person that brings smiles to the faces of the people in our care. You must be patient, compassionate and empathetic when working with service users with learning disabilities. This role is a chance to have real responsibility and enjoy the variety that each day brings. Your duties will vary, including following care plans, preparing meals and assisting with social activities.

You’ll work as part of a supportive health and social care team, and benefit from many opportunities to develop your career.

Employee benefits

  • An hourly rate of up to £13.19, including holiday pay
  • Get paid as soon as you finish a shift with instant Flexi Pay
  • Free DBS and uniform
  • Select shifts to suit your lifestyle through our app, with part-time, full-time, night and day shifts available/Take your pick of shifts that work around your lifestyle
  • Free, ongoing clinical training, including COVID-19 specific modules
  • Access to NHS registered GPs with virtual appointments and mental health support

What we're looking for

You’ll be confident in your abilities as a carer and be ready to get stuck in. You need at least 3 months of paid experience from within the past 3 years and the right to live and work in the UK. Past experience in moving and handling and personal care is also a requirement.

You will need access to a smart device with an internet connection to pick up shifts and submit timesheets through our app, HealthForceGo. Access to your own vehicle would be beneficial.

Flexi Pay!

No more waiting for payday! Flexi Pay gives you the option to instantly access up to 50% of the value of your existing shifts (even on weekends and bank holidays)! All managed via our innovative app, HealthForceGo, when you submit your timesheets.

Apply now and start withing a week!

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