Support Worker - Children
At Newcross, we offer you the chance to change lives in your community
We're recruiting for Support Workers to join our team in Bridgwater, Taunton, Wellington and the surrounding areas of Somerset, delivering quality care in the home of children. You'll be aiding with a range of tasks such as personal care, meal preparation, posture care, Tracheostomy, Ventilation, Epilepsy, clinical needs, social activities and any other services needed, some healthcare support may also be required.
This role involves working as part of a small team to support people with day-to-day activities, in line with their individual care plans. Specialist training will be given, tailored to the packages of care you work on, so this is a great chance to upskill in new areas.
- An hourly rate of up to £10.46, including holiday pay
- Get paid instantly with Flexi Pay
- Fixed hours on a rota basis
- Free, ongoing clinical training
- Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support with virtual appointments
Flexi Pay gives you the option to instantly withdraw an advance of up to 50% of the value of your existing shifts even on weekends and bank holidays!
We require all complex care workers to have around 3 months of experience in a professional care setting or caring for a loved one. You'll need to be a real people person and always be willing to go the extra mile to ensure the best possible outcomes are met.
You'll need to be happy assisting clients who may have limited mobility, however, if you do not have a valid Moving and Handling certificate, we can provide relevant training modules for you to complete in the induction process. Access to your own vehicle is desirable but not required, as is the right to work in the UK.